As of May 31, 2019 there are 25 cabinet ministers including the prime minister. (Source: india.gov.in).
|Shri Raj Nath Singh||Minister of Defence.|
|Shri Amit Shah||Minister of Home Affairs.|
|Shri Nitin Jairam Gadkari||Minister of Road Transport and Highways; and|
Minister of Micro, Small and MediumEnterprises.
|Shri D.V. Sadananda Gowda||Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers.|
|Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman||Minister of Finance; and MinisterofCorporateAffairs.|
|Shri Ramvilas Paswan||Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and PublicDistribution.|
|Shri Narendra Singh Tomar||MinisterofAgricultureandFarmersWelfare; Minister of Rural Development;and|
Minister of Panchayati Raj.
|Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad||Minister of Law and Justice; Minister of Communications; and|
Minister of Electronics and InformationTechnology.
|Smt. HarsimratKaur Badal||Minister of Food Processing Industries.|
|Shri Thaawar Chand Gehlot||Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment.|
|Dr. SubrahmanyamJaishankar||Minister of External Affairs.|
|Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’||Minister of Human Resource Development.|
|Shri Arjun Munda||Minister of Tribal Affairs.|
|Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani||Minister of Women and Child Development; and Minister of Textiles.|
|Dr. Harsh Vardhan||Minister of Health and Family Welfare; Minister of Science and Technology; and Minister of Earth Sciences.|
|Shri Prakash Javadekar||Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change; and|
Minister of Information and Broadcasting.
|Shri Piyush Goyal||Minister of Railways; and|
Minister of Commerce and Industry.
|Shri Dharmendra Pradhan||Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas; and Minister of Steel.|
|Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi||Minister of Minority Affairs.|
|Shri Pralhad Joshi||Minister of Parliamentary Affairs; Minister of Coal; and|
Minister of Mines.
|Dr. Mahendra Nath Pandey||Minister of Skill Development andEntrepreneurship.|
|Shri Arvind Ganpat Sawant||Minister of Heavy Industries and PublicEnterprise.|
|Shri Giriraj Singh||Minister of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries.|
88% or 22 Cabinet ministers are from BJP while the remaining 12% or 3 Cabinet Ministers are from
- Shiromani Akali Dal
- Lok Janshakti Party
- Shiv Sena
10 ministers hold more than one portfolio and out of which 3 of them hold 3 portfolios each.
In addition to these, there are also 9 Ministers of State with independent charge and 24 Ministers of state.
Overall, the Union Council of Ministers consists of 58 ministers from 21 states. These include the PM, Cabinet Ministers , MoS (Independent Charge) & MoS.
The states that don’t have any ministers in Union Council of Ministers 2019 include:
- Andhra Pradesh
Data Source: https://www.india.gov.in/my-government/whos-who/council-ministers