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Cabinet reshuffle likely this week: Full list of ministers in Narendra Modi’s cabinet

More than two years after he returned to a second time period, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is ready to revamp his Council of Ministers, sources stated. While there isn’t any official affirmation, the Cabinet reshuffle is likely to be held later this week in the run-up to Parliament’s monsoon session scheduled to start July 19.

The reshuffle comes amid the backdrop of criticism of the federal government’s dealing with of Covid-19 pandemic. Amid reshuffle buzz, highlight is on a number of leaders – Jyotiraditya Scindia, former Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal and Pashupati Paras, who led the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) coup in Bihar in opposition to ex-Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan’s son Chirag Paswan.

With at the least two allies — Shiv Sena and SAD — having left the NDA since 2019, the Prime Minister and the BJP are anticipated to provide coalition companions extra room in the Council of Ministers.

While Modi can have as much as 81 members in his authorities (15% of the Lok Sabha energy), the present energy of the Council of Ministers stands at 53 and the PM is likely to induct round a dozen extra ministers.

Here’s a list of the present cabinet of Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Name Ministry
Narendra Modi

Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions
Department of Atomic Energy
Department of Space
All necessary coverage points and all different portfolios not allotted to any Minister

Rajnath Singh Ministry of Defence
Amit Shah Ministry of Home Affairs
Nitin Gadkari Ministry of Road Transport and Highways
Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
D.V. Sadananda Gowda Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers
Nirmala Sitharaman Ministry of Finance
Ministry of Corporate Affairs
Narendra Singh Tomar Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare
Ministry of Rural Development
Ministry of Panchayati Raj
Ministry of Food Processing Industries
Ravi Shankar Prasad Ministry of Law and Justice
Ministry of Communications
Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology
Thaawar Chand Gehlot Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
Dr. Subrahmanyam Jaishankar Ministry of External Affairs
Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ Ministry of Education
Arjun Munda Ministry of Tribal Affairs
Smriti Zubin Irani Ministry of Women and Child Development
Ministry of Textiles
Dr. Harsh Vardhan Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
Ministry of Science and Technology
Ministry of Earth Sciences
Prakash Javadekar Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises
Piyush Goyal Ministry of Railways
Ministry of Commerce and Industry
Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution
Dharmendra Pradhan Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas
Ministry of Steel
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi Ministry of Minority Affairs
Pralhad Joshi Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs
Ministry of Coal
Ministry of Mines
Mahendra Nath Pandey Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship
Giriraj Singh Ministry of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries
Gajendra Singh Shekhawat Ministry of Jal Shakti

Ministers of State (Independent Charge)

Name Ministry
Santosh Kumar Gangwar Ministry of Labour and Employment
Rao Inderjit Singh

Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation
Ministry of Planning

Shripad Yesso Naik

Ministry of Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH)

Jitendra Singh

Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region

Kiren Rijiju Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports
Prahalad Singh Patel Ministry of Culture
Ministry of Tourism
Raj Kumar Singh Ministry of Power
Ministry of New and Renewable Energy
Hardeep Singh Puri Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs
Ministry of Civil Aviation
Mansukh L. Mandaviya Ministry of Shipping

Ministers of State

Name Ministry
Shripad Yesso Naik Ministry of Defence
Dr. Jitendra Singh

Prime Minister’s Office
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions
Department of Atomic Energy
Department of Space

Kiren Rijiju Ministry of Minority Affairs
Raj Kumar Singh

Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship

Hardeep Singh Puri Ministry of Commerce and Industry
Mansukh L. Mandaviya Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers
Faggansingh Kulaste Ministry of Steel
Ashwini Kumar Choubey Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
Arjun Ram Meghwal

Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs
Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises

General (Retd.) V.Okay. Singh

Ministry of Road Transport and Highways

Krishan Pal

Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment

Danve Raosaheb Dadarao

Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution

G. Kishan Reddy Ministry of Home Affairs
Parshottam Rupala

Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare

Ramdas Athawale

Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment

Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti Ministry of Rural Development
Babul Supriyo

Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change

Sanjeev Kumar Balyan

Ministry of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries

Dhotre Sanjay Shamrao

Ministry of Education
Ministry of Communications
Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology

Anurag Singh Thakur Ministry of Finance
Ministry of Corporate Affairs
Nityanand Rai Ministry of Home Affairs
Rattan Lal Kataria

Ministry of Jal Shakti
Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment

V. Muraleedharan Ministry of External Affairs
Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs
Renuka Singh Saruta Ministry of Tribal Affairs
Som Parkash Ministry of Commerce and Industry
Rameswar Teli Ministry of Food Processing Industries
Pratap Chandra Sarangi

Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
Ministry of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries

Kailash Choudhary

Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare

Sushri Debasree Chaudhuri

Ministry of Women and Child Development

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