List of Union Council of Ministers 2019: Council Ministers are the executive authority in the Republic India led by the Prime Minister.
It consists of senior ministers, called ‘cabinet ministers’, junior ministers, called ‘ministers of state’ and, rarely, deputy ministers.
There are 5 categories of the council of ministers
- Prime Minister
- Deputy prime minister
- Cabinet minister
- Minister of State (independent charge)
- Minister of State (MoS).
The government of India released the list of Cabinet Ministers and their portfolios 2019.
Note: During the period of PM Indira Gandhi, She held additional charge of the all-important portfolio from 1970-71.
A total of 24 Cabinet Ministers took oath at the Rashtrapati Bhavan, followed by 9 Ministers of State (Independent Charge) and 24 Ministers of State.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi can have as many as 80 ministers in the 543member Lok Sabha. With current appointments, the total number of Union ministers in 17th Lok Sabha is 57.
Here’s the Complete List of Union Council of Ministers 2019 and their portfolios 2019, under the Modi 2.0 government.
Here is a complete list of all lists of Union Council of Ministers 2019 which helps to Aspirants for SSC(CGL, Multitasking), RRB(JE, NTPC, Group-D) and all competitive examination.
|Prime Minister and|
Also in charge of:
Ministry of Personnel,
Public Grievances and Pensions,
Department of Atomic Energy,
Department of Space
Shri Narendra Modi
|1||Shri Amit Shah||Minister of Home Affairs||BJP|
|2||Shri Arjun Munda||Minister of Tribal Affairs.||BJP|
|3||Shri Arvind Ganpat Sawant||Minister of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprise.||Siva sena|
|4||Shri Dharmendra Pradhan||Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas; and Minister of Steel.||BJP|
|5||Shri D.V. Sadananda Gowda||Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers.||BJP|
|6||Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawat||Minister of Jal Shakti.||BJP|
|7||Shri Giriraj Singh||Minister of Animal Husbandry, Dairying, and Fisheries.||BJP|
|8||Dr. Harsh Vardhan||Minister of Health and Family Welfare; Minister of Science and Technology; and Minister of Earth Sciences.||BJP|
|9||Smt. Harsimrat Kaur Badal||Minister of Food Processing Industries.||SAD|
|10||Dr. Mahendra Nath Pandey||Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship||BJP|
|11||Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi||Minister of Minority Affairs.||BJP|
Shri Narendra Singh Tomar
|Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare; Minister of Rural Development; and Minister of Panchayati Raj.|
|13||Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman||Minister of Finance; and Minister of Corporate Affairs.||BJP|
|14||Shri Nitin Jairam Gadkari||Minister of Road Transport and Highways; and Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises.||BJP|
|15||Shri Piyush Goyal||Minister of Railways; and Minister of Commerce and Industry.||BJP|
|16||Shri Prakash Javadekar||Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change; and Minister of Information and Broadcasting.||BJP|
|17||Shri Pralhad Joshi||Minister of Parliamentary Affairs; Minister of Coal; and Minister of Mines||BJP|
|18||Shri Raj Nath Singh||Minister of Defence.||BJP|
|19||Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’||‘Nishank’|
Minister of Human Resource Development.
|20||Shri Ramvilas Paswan||Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution||LJP|
|21||Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad||Minister of Law and Justice; Minister of Communications; and Minister of Electronics and Information Technology||BJP|
|22||Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani||Minister of Women and Child Development; and Minister of Textiles||BJP|
|23||Dr. Subrahmanyam Jaishankar||Minister of External Affairs||Independent|
|24||Shri Thaawar Chand Gehlot||Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment||BJP|
Ministers of State (Independent Charge)
|SI No.||Portfolio||Minister(Independent Charge)||Party|
|1||Shri Hardeep Singh Puri||Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs; Ministry of Civil Aviation; Commerce and Industry.||BJP|
|2||Rao Inderjit Singh||Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation; Ministry of Planning||BJP|
|3||Dr. Jitendra Singh||Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region,|
Minister of State in the Prime Minister’s Office,
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions,
Minister of State in the Department of Atomic Energy,
Minister of Department of Space.
|4||Shri Kiren Rijiju||Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports,|
Ministry of Minority Affairs.
|5||Shri Mansukh L. Mandaviya||Ministry of Shipping, Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers||BJP|
|6||Shri Prahalad Singh Patel||Ministry of Culture, Ministry of Tourism||BJP|
|7||Shri Raj Kumar Singh||Ministry of Power,|
Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship
|8||Shri Santosh Kumar Gangwar||Ministry of Labour and Employment||BJP|
|9||Shri Shripad Yesso Naik||Ministry of Ayurveda, Yoga, and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH);|
Ministry of Defence
MINISTERS OF STATE
|1||Shri Angadi Suresh Channabasappa||Ministry of Railways.||BJP|
|2||Shri Anurag Singh Thakur||Ministry of Finance, and Ministry of Corporate Affairs.||BJP|
|3||Shri Arjun Ram Meghwal||Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs, and|
Ministry of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises.
|4||Shri Ashwini Kumar Choubey||Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.||BJP|
|5||Shri Babul Supriyo||Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change||BJP|
|6||Shri Danve Raosaheb Dadarao||Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food, and Public Distribution.||BJP|
|7||Shri Dhotre Sanjay Shamrao||Ministry of Human Resource Development; Ministry of Communications; and Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology||BJP|
|8||Shri Faggansingh Kulaste||Ministry of Steel.|
|9||Shri G. Kishan Reddy||Ministry of Home Affairs||BJP|
|10||Shri Krishan Pal||Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment||BJP|
|11||Shri Kailash Choudhary||Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare||BJP|
Shri Nityanand Rai
|Ministry of Home Affairs.||BJP|
|13||Shri Parshottam Rupala||Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare.||BJP|
|14||Shri Pratap Chandra Sarangi||Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises, and Ministry of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries.||BJP|
|15||Shri Ramdas Athawale||Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment||RPI(Republican party of India)|
|16||Shri Rattan Lal Kataria||Ministry of Jal Shakti; and Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment||BJP|
|17||Shri Rameswar Teli||Ministry of Food Processing Industries||BJP|
|18||Smt. Renuka Singh Saruta||Ministry of Tribal Affairs||BJP|
|19||Shri Sanjeev Kumar Balyan||Ministry of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries.||BJP|
|20||Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti||Ministry of Rural Development||BJP|
|21||Shri Som Parkash||Ministry of Commerce and Industry||BJP|
|22||Sushri Debasree Chaudhuri||Ministry of Women and Child Development||BJP|
|23||General (Retd.) V. K. Singh||Ministry of Road Transport and Highways||BJP|
|24||Shri V. Muraleedharan||Ministry of External Affairs; and|
Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs.
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