List of Current Cabinet Ministers of India 2018 – Updated on 16 May 2018

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The current Cabinet is led by Narendra Modi he took office on 26th may 2014. There are 9 female Ministers in cabinet. This is the highest number of female Cabinet ministers in any Indian government in history. Here you will find Home Affairs Minister, Minister of Finance, Minister of Defence and many more:

Did you know Nirmala Sitharaman is 2nd lady Defence minster in Indian history after Indira Gandhi. Indira Gandhi was the first female Defence Minister of India but she took the additional charge over prime minister but Nirmala Sitharaman is the first female who took full time post.

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Union Council of Ministers of India 2018:

Name Position
Shri Narendra Damodar Das Modi Prime Minister
He is also in-charge of:
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions;
Department of Atomic Energy;
Department of Space; and
all important policy issues and all other portfolios not allocated to any Minister.
Shri Rajnath Singh Minister of Home Affairs
Smt. Sushma Swaraj Minister of External Affairs; and
Minister of Overseas Indian Affairs
Piyush Goyal (Till Arun Jaitley is healthy) Minister of Finance, Minister of Corporate Affairs (This portfolio was assigned to Piyush Goyal because of Arun Jaitley’s health issues.)
Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman Minister of Defence
Shri Narendra Singh Tomar Minister of Urban Development; and
Minister of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation;
Shri Nitin Jairam Gadkari Minister of Road Transport and Highways; and
Minister of Shipping
Shri Suresh Prabhu Minister of Commerce and Industry
Shri Piyush Goyal Ministry of Coal, Ministry of Railways
Sushri Uma Bharati Minister of Drinking Water and Sanitation
Shri Ramvilas Paswan Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution
Shri Kalraj Mishra Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
Smt. Maneka Sanjay Gandhi Minister of Women and Child Development
Shri Ananthkumar Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers; and
Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs
Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad Minister of Communications and Information Technology, and
Minister of Law and Justice
Shri Jagat Prakash Nadda Minister of Health and Family Welfare
Shri Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pusapati Minister of Civil Aviation
Shri Anant Geete Minister of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises
Smt. Harsimrat Kaur Badal Minister of Food Processing Industries
Shri Narendra Singh Tomar Minister of Rural Development,Panchayati Raj and Drinking Water & Sanitation,
Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation,
Ministry of Panchayati Raj,
Ministry of Rural Development, and
Ministry of Urban Development
Shri Chaudhary Birender Singh Minister of Steel
Shri Prakash Javadekar Ministry of Human Resource Development
Shri Jual Oram Minister of Tribal Affairs
Shri Radha Mohan Singh Minister of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare
Shri Thaawar Chand Gehlot Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment
Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani Minister of Textiles, and
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Dr. Harsh Vardhan Minister of Science and Technology,
Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change and
Minister of Earth Sciences
Shri Dharmendra Pradhan Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas; and Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship
Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi Minister of Minority Affairs

Ministers of Indian States (Independent Charge):

Name Position
Rao Inderjit Singh Minister of Planning (Independent Charge), Chemicals and Fertilizers
Santosh Kumar Gangwar Minister of Labour and Employment (Independent Charge)
Shripad Yesso Naik Minister of Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH) (Independent Charge)
Jitendra Singh Minister of Development of North Eastern Region (Independent Charge), Prime Minister’s Office, Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, Atomic Energy, Space
Mahesh Sharma Minister of Culture (Independent Charge), Environment, Forest and Climate Change
Giriraj Singh Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (Independent Charge)
Manoj Sinha Minister of Communications (Independent Charge), Railways
Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports (Independent Charge), Information and Broadcasting
Raj Kumar Singh Minister of Power, New and Renewable Energy (Independent Charge)
Hardeep Singh Puri Minister of Housing and Urban Affairs (Independent Charge)
Alphons Kannanthanam Minister of Tourism (Independent Charge)

Current Ministers of States of India 2018:

Name Position
Vijay Goel Minister of Parliamentary Affairs, Statistics and Programme Implementation
Radhakrishnan P. Minister of Finance, Shipping
S. S. Ahluwalia Minister of Electronics and Information Technology
Ramesh Chandappa Jigajinagi Minister of Drinking Water and Sanitation
Ramdas Athawale Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment
Vishnu Deo Sai Minister of Steel
Ram Kripal Yadav Minister of Rural Development
Hansraj Gangaram Ahir Minister of Home Affairs
Haribhai Parthibhai Chaudhary Minister of Mines, Coal
Rajen Gohain Minister of Railways
V. K. Singh Minister of External Affairs
Parshottam Rupala Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Panchayati Raj
Krishan Pal Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment
Jaswantsinh Sumanbhai Bhabhor Minister of Tribal Affairs
Shiv Pratap Shukla Minister of Finance
Ashwini Kumar Choubey Minister of Health and Family Welfare
Sudarshan Bhagat Minister of Tribal Affairs
Upendra Kushwaha Minister of Human Resource Development
Kiren Rijiju Minister of Home Affairs
Virendra Kumar Minister of Women and Child Development, Minority Affairs.
Anantkumar Hegde Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship
M. J. Akbar Minister of External Affairs
Niranjan Jyoti Minister of Food Processing Industries
Y. S. Chowdary Minister of Science and Technology, Earth Sciences
Jayant Sinha Minister of Civil Aviation
Babul Supriyo Minister of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises
Vijay Sampla Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment
Arjun Ram Meghwal Minister of Parliamentary Affairs, Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation
Ajay Tamta Minister of Textiles
Krishna Raj Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare
Mansukh L Mandaviya Minister of Road Transport and Highways, Shipping, Chemicals and Fertilizers
Anupriya Patel Minister of Health and Family Welfare
C. R. Chaudhary Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Commerce and Industry
P. P. Chaudhary Minister of Law and Justice, Corporate Affairs
Subhash Ramrao Bhamre Minister of Defence
Gajendra Singh Shekhawat Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare
Satya Pal Singh Minister of Human Resource Development, Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation.

Last Updated on: 16 May 2018

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