List of Cabinet Ministers of India 2020

The Union Council of Ministers exercises executive authority in the Republic of India. It consists of senior ministers, called Cabinet Ministers, and junior ministers, called Ministers of State. It is led by the Prime Minister. The Prime Minister is appointed by the President. All other ministers are appointed by the President upon the advice of the Prime Minister.

The current ministry is led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Shri Narendra Modi has taken oath as the 16th Prime Minister of India on May 30, 2019 with President Ram Nath Kovind. Along with Modi Ji there are other ministers were also sworn as Cabinet Ministers, Minister of State (independent charges) and Minister of State has also taken the oath of office and secrecy. The ceremony was noted by media for being the first ever swearing-in of an Indian Prime Minister to have been attended by the heads of all BIMSTEC countries.

In the Republic of India the Union Council of Ministers is exercises executive authority. It is led by the Indian Prime Minister. It consists of senior ministers, called ‘cabinet ministers’, junior ministers, called ‘ministers of state’ and, rarely, deputy ministers.

The Union Cabinet is a smaller executive body is the supreme decision-making body in India. In accordance with Article 75, only the ministers of the rank of cabinet minister and the prime minister are members of the Union Cabinet.

The Union Council of Ministers consists of four categories of ministers:

  1. Cabinet Minister
  2. Minister of State (Independent charge)
  3. Minister of state
  4. Deputy Minister

List of Cabinet Ministers of India 2020:

MinisterPortfolioTook office
Shri Narendra ModiPrime MinisterMinistry of Personnel, Public Grievances and PensionsDepartment of Atomic EnergyDepartment of SpaceAll important policy issues and all other portfolios not allocated to any Minister.30 May 2019

Cabinet Ministers of India 2020

MinisterPortfolioTook office
Amit ShahMinistry of Home Affairs30 May 2019
Raj Nath SinghMinistry of Defence30 May 2019
Nirmala SitharamanMinister of FinanceMinister of Corporate Affairs30 May 2019
Subrahmanyam JaishankarMinister of External Affairs30 May 2019
Subrahmanyam JaishankarMinister of External Affairs30 May 2019
Nitin GadkariMinister of Road Transport and Highways
Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
30 May 2019
Smriti IraniMinister of TextilesMinister of Women and Child Development30 May 2019
Piyush GoyalMinister of RailwaysMinister of Commerce and Industry30 May 2019
D. V. Sadananda GowdaMinister of Chemicals and Fertilizers30 May 2019
Arjun MundaMinister of Tribal Affairs30 May 2019
Harsimrat Kaur BadalMinister of Food Processing Industries30 May 2019
Ram Vilas PaswanMinister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution30 May 2019
Ravi Shankar PrasadMinister of Law and JusticeMinister of Communications
Minister of Electronics and Information Technology
30 May 2019
Dharmendra PradhanMinister of Petroleum and Natural GasMinister of Steel30 May 2019
Narendra Singh TomarMinister of Panchayati RajMinister of Rural Developement
Minister of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare
30 May 2019
Thawar Chand GehlotMinister of Social Justice and Empowerment30 May 2019
Ramesh PokhriyalMinister of Human Resource Development30 May 2019
Harsh VardhanMinister of Health and Family Welfare
Minister of Science and Technology
Minister of Earth Sciences
30 May 2019
Prakash JavdekarMinister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Minister of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises
30 May 2019
Mukhtar Abbas NaqviMinister of Minority Affairs30 May 2019
Mahendra Nath PandeyMinister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship30 May 2019
Gajendra Singh ShekhawatMinister of Jal Shakti30 May 2019
Pralhad JoshiMinister of CoalMinister of Mines
Minister of Parliamentary Affairs
30 May 2019
Giriraj SinghMinister of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries30 May 2019

Ministers of State (Independent Charge)

MinisterPortfolioTook office
Santosh Kumar GangwarMinister of State (Independent Charge) of Labour and Employment30 May 2019
Rao Inderjit SinghMinister of State (Independent Charge) of Statistics and Programme Implementation
Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Planning
30 May 2019
Shripad Yesso NaikMinister of State (Independent Charge) of Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH)
Minister of State in the Ministry of Defence.
30 May 2019
Dr. Jitendra SinghMinister of State (Independent Charge) 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
Minister of State in the Department of Space
30 May 2019
Kiren RijijuMinister of State (Independent Charge) of Youth Affairs and Sports
Minister of State of Minority Affairs
30 May 2019
Prahlad Singh PatelMinister of State (Independent Charge) of Culture
Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Tourism
30 May 2019
Raj Kumar SinghMinister of State (Independent Charge) of Power
Minister of State (Independent Charge) of New and Renewable Energy
Minister of State of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship
30 May 2019
Hardeep Singh PuriMinister of State (Independent Charge) of Housing and Urban Affairs
Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Civil Aviation
Minister of State of Commerce and Industry
30 May 2019
Mansukh L. MandaviyaMinister of State (Independent Charge) of Shipping
Minister of State of Chemicals and Fertilizers
30 May 2019

Ministers of State

MinisterPortfolioTook office
Ashwini Kumar ChoubeyMinister of State of Health and Family Welfare30 May 2019
Faggan Singh KulasteMinister of State of Steel30 May 2019
Arjun Ram MeghwalMinister of State of Parliamentary Affairs
Minister of State of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises
30 May 2019
V. K. SinghMinister of State of Road Transport and Highways30 May 2019
Krishan Pal GurjarMinister of State of Social Justice and Empowerment30 May 2019
Raosaheb DanveMinister of State of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution30 May 2019
G. Kishan ReddyMinister of State of Home Affairs30 May 2019
Parshottam RupalaMinister of State of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare30 May 2019
Ramdas AthawaleMinister of State of Social Justice and Empowerment30-May-19
Sadhvi Niranjan JyotiMinister of State of Rural Development30-May-19
Babul SupriyoMinister of State of Environment, Forest and Climate Change30-May-19
Sanjeev Kumar BalyanMinister of State of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries30-May-19
Sanjay Shamrao DhotreMinister of State of Human Resource Development
Minister of State of Communications
Minister of State of Electronics and Information Technology
30-May-19
Anurag ThakurMinister of State of FinanceMinister of State of Corporate Affairs30-May-19
Suresh AngadiMinister of State of Railways30-May-19
Nityanand RaiMinister of State of Home Affairs30-May-19
Rattan Lal KatariaMinister of State of Jal Shakti
Minister of State of Social Justice and Empowerment
30-May-19
V. MuraleedharanMinister of State of External Affairs
Minister of State of Parliamentary Affairs
30-May-19
Renuka SinghMinister of State of Tribal Affairs30-May-19
Som ParkashMinister of State of Commerce and Industry30-May-19
Rameswar TeliMinister of State of Food Processing Industries30-May-19
Pratap Chandra SarangiMinister of State of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
Minister of State of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries
30-May-19
Kailash ChoudharyMinister of State of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare30-May-19
Debasree ChaudhuriMinister of State of Women and Child Development30-May-19

So this was the complete list of Cabinet Minister of India 2020. This list is very important for the different competitive exams to be held in India. Hence utmost care must be taken while going through this list.

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