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Posted On : 4th September 2017

Modi Cabinet Reshuffle: Full and final list of all Union ministers and their updated Portfolios

Nine ministers have been inducted into Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Council of Ministers Sunday morning. The swearing-in ceremony began at 10.45 am at the Rashtrapati Bhavan. Four Ministers of State – Piyush Goyal, Nirmala Sitharaman, Dharmendra Pradhan and Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi have been moved up to the Cabinet.
After the reshuffle, Nirmala Sitharaman has been appointed as India’s new Defence Minister. Piyush Goyal, meanwhile has been given the charge of Railway ministry. Dharmendra Pradhan and Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi have also been promoted to Cabinet ranks. While Pradhan has been give the Petroleum and Natural Gas portfolio with additional charge of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Naqvi has been put at the helm of Ministry of Minority Affairs.

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CABINET MINISTERS

  • Raj Nath Singh: Minister of Home Affairs.
  • Sushma Swaraj: Minister of External Affairs.
  • Arun Jaitley: Minister of Finance; and Minister of Corporate Affairs.
  • Nitin Jairam Gadkari: Minister of Road Transport and Highways; Minister of Shipping Minister of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation.
  • Suresh Prabhu: Minister of Commerce and Industry.
  • DV Sadananda Gowda: Minister of Statistics and Programme Implementation.
  • Uma Bharati: Minister of Drinking Water and Sanitation.
  • Ramvilas Paswan: Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution.
  • Maneka Sanjay Gandhi: Minister of Women and Child Development.
  • Ananthkumar: Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers; and Minister of Parliamentary Affairs.
  • Ravi Shankar Prasad: Minister of Law and Justice & Minister of Electronics and Information Technology.
  • Jagat Prakash Nadda: Minister of Health and Family Welfare.
  • Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pusapati: Minister of Civil Aviation.
  • Anant Geete: Minister of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises.
  • Smt. Harsimrat Kaur Badal: Minister of Food Processing Industries.
  • Narendra Singh Tomar: Minister of Rural Development; Minister of Panchayati Raj; and Minister of Mines.
  • Chaudhary Birender Singh: Minister of Steel.
  • Jual Oram : Minister of Tribal Affairs.
  • Radha Mohan Singh: Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare.
  • Thaawar Chand Gehlot: Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment.
  • Smriti Zubin Irani: Minister of Textiles; and Minister of Information and Broadcasting.
  • Dr. Harsh Vardhan: Minister of Science and Technology; Minister of Earth Sciences; and Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change.
  • Prakash Javadekar: Minister of Human Resource Development.
  • Dharmendra Pradhan: Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas; and Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship.
  • Piyush Goyal: Minister of Railways; and Minister of Coal.
  • Nirmala Sitharaman: Minister of Defence.
  • Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi: Minister of Minority Affairs.

MINISTERS OF STATE (INDEPENDENT CHARGE)

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

MINISTERS OF STATE

  • Vijay Goel: Minister of State in the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation.
  • Radhakrishnan P.: Minister of State in the Ministry of Finance; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Shipping.
  • SS Ahluwalia: Minister of State in the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation.
  • Ramesh Chandappa Jigajinagi: Minister of State in the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation.
  • Ramdas Athawale: Minister of State in the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment.
  • Vishnu Deo Sai: Minister of State in the Ministry of Steel.
  • Ram Kripal Yadav: Minister of State in the Ministry of Rural Development.
  • Hansraj Gangaram Ahir: Minister of State in the Ministry of Home Affairs.
  • Haribhai Parthibhai Chaudhary: Minister of State in the Ministry of Mines; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Coal.
  • Rajen Gohain: Minister of State in the Ministry of Railways.
  • General (Retd.) V K Singh: Minister of State in the Ministry of External Affairs.
  • Parshottam Rupala: Minister of State in the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Panchayati Raj.
  • Krishan Pal: Minister of State in the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment.
  • Jaswantsinh Sumanbhai Bhabhor: Minister of State in the Ministry of Tribal Affairs.
  • Shiv Pratap Shukla: Minister of State in the Ministry of Finance.
  • Ashwini Kumar Choubey: Minister of State in the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
  • Sudarshan Bhagat: Minister of State in the Ministry of Tribal Affairs.
  • Upendra Kushwaha: Minister of State in the Ministry of Human Resource Development.
  • Kiren Rijiju: Minister of State in the Ministry of Home Affairs.
  • Dr. Virendra Kumar: Minister of State in the Ministry of Women and Child Development; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Minority Affairs.
  • Anantkumar Hegde: Minister of State in the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship.
  • MJ Akbar: Minister of State in the Ministry of External Affairs.
  • Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti: Minister of State in the Ministry of Food Processing Industries.
  • YS Chowdary: Minister of State in the Ministry of Science and Technology; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Earth Sciences.
  • Jayant Sinha: Minister of State in the Ministry of Civil Aviation.
  • Babul Supriyo: Minister of State in the Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises.
  • Vijay Sampla: Minister of State in the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment.
  • Arjun Ram Meghwal: Minister of State in the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation.
  • Ajay Tamta: Minister of State in the Ministry of Textiles.
  • Krishna Raj: Minister of State in the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare.
  • Mansukh L. Mandaviya: Minister of State in the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways; Minister of State in the Ministry of Shipping; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers.
  • Anupriya Patel: Minister of State in the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
  • CR Chaudhary: Minister of State in the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Commerce and Industry.
  • PP Chaudhary: Minister of State in the Ministry of Law and Justice; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Corporate Affairs.

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