Allocation of Portfolios amongst the members of the Council of Ministers

Published By : Admin | November 9, 2014 | 18:31 IST

The President of India, as advised by the Prime Minister, has directed that the allocation of portfolios amongst the members of the Council of Ministers shall be as below:- 

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi: Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions; Department of Atomic Energy Department of Space; All important policy issues and all other portfolios not allocated to any Minister 


1. Shri Rajnath Singh: Home Affairs 

2. Smt. Sushma Swaraj: External Affairs, Overseas Indian Affairs 

3. Shri Arun Jaitley: Finance, Corporate Affairs, Information & Broadcasting 

4. Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu: Urban Development, Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation, Parliamentary Affairs

5. Shri Nitin Jairam Gadkari: Road Transport and Highways, Shipping 

6. Shri Manohar Parrikar: Defence 

7. Shri Suresh Prabhu: Railways 

8. Shri D.V. Sadananda Gowda: Law & Justice 

9. Sushri Uma Bharati: Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation 

10. Dr. Najma A. Heptulla: Minority Affairs 

11. Shri Ramvilas Paswan: Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution 

12. Shri Kalraj Mishra: Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises 

13. Smt. Maneka Sanjay Gandhi: Women and Child Development 

14. Shri Ananthkumar: Chemicals and Fertilizers 

15. Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad: Communications and Information Technology 

16. Shri Jagat Prakash Nadda: Health & Family Welfare 

17. Shri Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pusapati: Civil Aviation 

18. Shri Anant Geete: Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises 

19. Smt. Harsimrat Kaur Badal: Food Processing Industries 

20. Shri Narendra Singh Tomar: Mines, Steel 

21. Shri Chaudhary Birender Singh: Rural Development, Panchayati Raj, Drinking Water and Sanitation 

22. Shri Jual Oram: Tribal Affairs 

23. Shri Radha Mohan Singh: Agriculture 

24. Shri Thaawar Chand Gehlot: Social Justice and Empowerment 

25. Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani: Human Resource Development 

26. Dr. Harsh Vardhan: Science and Technology, Earth Sciences 


27. General V.K. Singh: Statistics and Programme Implementation (Independent Charge), External Affairs, Overseas Indian Affairs 

28. Shri Inderjit Singh Rao: Planning (Independent Charge), Defence 

29. Shri Santosh Kumar Gangwar: Textiles (Independent Charge) 

30. Shri Bandaru Dattatreya: Labour and Employment (Independent Charge) 

31. Shri Rajiv Pratap Rudy: Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (Independent Charge), Parliamentary Affairs 

32. Shri Shripad Yesso Naik: AAYUSH (Independent Charge), Health & Family Welfare 

33. Shri Dharmendra Pradhan: Petroleum and Natural Gas (Independent Charge) 

34. Shri Sarbananda Sonowal: Youth Affairs and Sports (Independent Charge) 

35. Shri Prakash Javadekar: Environment, Forest and Climate Change (Independent Charge) 

36. Shri Piyush Goyal: Power (Independent Charge), Coal (Independent Charge), New and Renewable Energy (Independent Charge) 

37. Dr. Jitendra Singh: Development of North Eastern Region (Independent Charge), Prime Minister’s Office, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Department of Atomic Energy, Department of Space 

38. Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman: Commerce and Industry (Independent Charge) 

39. Dr. Mahesh Sharma: Culture (Independent Charge), Tourism (Independent Charge), Civil Aviation 

40. Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi: Minority Affairs, Parliamentary Affairs 

41. Shri Ram Kripal Yadav: Drinking Water & Sanitation 

42. Shri Haribhai Parthibhai Chaudhary: Home Affairs 

43. Shri Sanwar Lal Jat: Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation 

44. Shri Mohanbhai Kalyanjibhai Kundariya: Agriculture 

45. Shri Giriraj Singh: Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises 

46. Shri Hansraj Gangaram Ahir: Chemicals & Fertilizers 

47. Shri G.M. Siddeshwara: Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises 

48. Shri Manoj Sinha: Railways 

49. Shri Nihalchand: Panchayati Raj 

50. Shri Upendra Kushwaha: Human Resource Development 

51. Shri Radhakrishnan P.: Road Transport & Highways, Shipping 

52. Shri Kiren Rijiju: Home Affairs 

53. Shri Krishan Pal: Social Justice & Empowerment 

54. Dr. Sanjeev Kumar Balyan: Agriculture 

55. Shri Manuskhbhai Dhanjibhai Vasava: Tribal Affairs 

56. Shri Raosaheb Dadarao Danve: Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution 

57. Shri Vishnu Deo Sai: Mines, Steel 

58. Shri Sudarshan Bhagat: Rural Development 

59. Prof. (Dr.) Ram Shankar Katheria: Human Resource Development 

60. Shri Y.S. Chowdary: Science and Technology, Earth Science 

61. Shri Jayant Sinha: Finance 

62. Col. Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore: Information & Broadcasting 

63. Shri Babul Supria (Babul Supriyo) Baral: Urban Development, Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation 

64. Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti: Food Processing Industries 

65. Shri Vijay Sampla: Social Justice & Empowerment 

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