List of Cabinet and State Ministers 2018 in Indian Government Updated

Here is the new list of Cabinet Ministers in Modi's Government. This list will let you know which Minister holds what ministry. The complete list of Modi's Cabinet and State ministry is provided below. It is important to remember this list as some of the questions are asked in various competitive exams like IBPS RBI SBI etc. One or Two questions are definitely asked from this list. Remembering this list or at least cabinet ministers will let the aspirants to score more in those exams.

LIST OF INDIAN GOVERNMENT CABINET MINISTERS, THEIR MINISTRY / DEPARTMENT / PORTFOLIO 2018

Name of Minister - Name of Ministry
Prime Minister Narendra Modi- He will have Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions; Department of Atomic Energy Department of Space.
Note - Remembering list of Cabinet Ministers is Very Important in terms of All competitive exams specially Bank Exams.

List of Cabinet Ministers

  • Rajnath Singh- Home Affairs
  • Arun Jaitley - Finance, Corporate Affairs, Information & Broadcasting.
  • Sushma Swaraj- External Affairs, Overseas Indian Affairs.
  • Smriti Irani- Textile, Information & Broadcasting
  • M. Venkaiah Naidu- Urban Development, Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation, Parliamentary Affairs
  • Nitin Gadkari- Road Transport and Highways, Shipping, Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation
  • Manohar Parrikar- Defence
  • Suresh Prabhu- Minister of Commerce and Industry
  • Jual Oram- Tribal Affairs.
  • Maneka Gandhi- Women and Child Development.
  • Radha Mohan Singh- Agriculture and Farmer Welfare.
  • D.V. Sadananda Gowda- Minister of Statistics and Programme Implementation
  • Harsimrat Kaur Badal- Food Processing Industries
  • Narendra Singh Tomar- Mines, Rural Development, Panchayati Raj
  • Chaudhary Birender Singh- Steel
  • Uma Bharati- Drinking Water and Sanitation
  • Dr. Najma A. Heptulla- Minority Affairs
  • Ramvilas Paswan- Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution
  • Kalraj Mishra- Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
  • Thaawar Chand Gehlot- Social Justice and Empowerment
  • Dr. Harsh Vardhan- Science and Technology, Earth Sciences, Environment, Forest & Climate Change
  • Ananthkumar- Chemicals and Fertilizers, Parliamentary Affairs.
  • Ashok Gajapathi Raju- Civil Aviation
  • Anant Geete- Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises
  • Ravi Shankar Prasad- Law & Justice, Electronics Information & Technology
  • Jagat Prakash Nadda- Health & Family Welfare
  • Prakash Javadekar - Human Resource Development
  • Dharmendra Pradhan- Petroleum and Natural Gas, Skill Development & Entrepreneurship
  • Piyush Goyal: Railways, Coal
  • Nirmala Sitharaman: Defence
  • Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi - Minority Affairs

Ministers of State (Independent Charge)

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

Ministers of State

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