LIST OF COUNCIL OF MINISTERS

(as on 25.5.2004)

 

 

CABINET MINISTERS

 

 

1

Dr. Manmohan Singh

Prime Minister and also in-charge of the Ministries/ Departments not specifically allocated to the charge of any Minister viz.:

(i)  Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances   & Pensions;

(ii)  Ministry of Planning;

(iii) Department of Atomic Energy; and

(iv) Department of Space.

 

2

Shri Pranab Mukherjee

Minister of  Defence.

 

3

Shri Arjun Singh

Minister of Human Resource Development.

 

4

Shri Sharad Pawar

Minister of Agriculture and Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution.

 

5

Shri Lalu Prasad

Minister of Railways.

 

6

Shri Shivraj V. Patil

Minister of Home Affairs.

 

7

Shri Ram Vilas Paswan   

Minister of Chemicals & Fertilizers and

Minister of Steel.

 

8

Shri Ghulam Nabi Azad

Minister of Parliamentary Affairs and

Minister of Urban Development.

 

9

Shri S. Jaipal Reddy

Minister of Information & Broadcasting and Minister of Culture.

 

10

Shri Sish Ram Ola

Minister of Labour & Employment.

 

11

Shri P. Chidambaram

Minister of Finance.

 

12

Shri Mahavir Prasad

Minister of Small Scale Industries and Minister of Agro & Rural Industries.

 

13

Shri P.R. Kyndiah

Minister of Tribal Affairs and Minister of

Development of North Eastern Region.

 

14

Shri T.R. Baalu

Minister of Road Transport & Highways and Minister of Shipping.

 

15

Shri Shankarsinh Vaghela

Minister of Textiles.

 

16

Shri K. Natwar Singh

Minister of External Affairs.

 

17

Shri Kamal Nath

Minister of Commerce & Industry.

 

18

Shri H.R. Bhardwaj

Minister of Law & Justice.

 

19

Shri P.M. Sayeed

Minister of Power.

 

20

Shri Raghubansh Prasad Singh

Minister of Rural Development.

 

21

Shri Priyaranjan Dasmunsi

Minister of Water Resources.

 

22

Shri Mani Shankar Aiyar

Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas and

Minister of Panchayati Raj.

 

23

Shri Sunil Dutt

Minister of Youth Affairs & Sports.

 

24

Smt. Meira Kumar

Minister of Social Justice & Empowerment.

 

25

Shri K. Chandra Shekhar Rao

Minister  Without  Portfolio.

 

26

Shri Shibu Soren

Minister of Coal & Mines.

 

27

Shri A. Raja

Minister of Environment & Forests.

 

28

Shri Dayanidhi Maran

Minister of Communications & Information Technology.

 

29

Dr. Anbumani Ramdoss

Minister of Health & Family Welfare.

 

 

 

MINISTERS OF STATE (INDEPENDENT CHARGE)

 

 

 

1

Shri Sontosh Mohan Dev

Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises.

 

2

Shri Jagdish Tytler

Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Non-Resident Indians Affairs.

 

3

Shri Oscar Fernandes

Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation.

 

4

Smt. Renuka Chowdhury

Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Tourism.

 

5

Shri Subodh Kant Sahay

Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Food Processing Industries.

 

6

Shri Kapil Sibal 

Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Science & Technology and Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Department of Ocean Development.

 

7

Shri Vilas Muttemwar

Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Non-Conventional Energy Sources.

 

8

Kumari Selja

Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Urban Employment & Poverty Alleviation.

 

9

Shri Praful Patel

Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Civil Aviation.

 

10

Shri Prem Chand Gupta

Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Company Affairs.

        


 

MINISTERS OF STATE

        

 

1

Shri E. Ahammed

Minister of State in the Ministry of External Affairs.

 

2

Shri Suresh Pachauri

Minister of State in the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions and Minister of State in the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs.

 

3

Shri B.K. Handique

Minister of State in the Ministry of Defence and Minister of State in the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs.

 

4

Smt. Panabaka Lakshmi

Minister of State in the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare.

 

5

Dr. Dasari Narayan Rao

Minister of State in the Ministry of Coal & Mines.

 

6

Dr. Shakeel Ahmad

Minister of State in the Ministry of Communications & Information Technology.

 

7

Shri Rao Inderjit Singh

Minister of State in the Ministry of External Affairs.

 

8

Shri Naranbhai Rathwa

Minister of State in the Ministry of Railways.

 

9

Shri K. Rehman Khan

Minister of State in the Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers.

 

10

Shri K.H. Muniappa

Minister of State in the Ministry of Road Transport & Highways.

 

11

Shri M.V. Rajasekharan

Minister of State in the Ministry of Planning.

 

12

Shri Kantilal Bhuria

Minister of State in the Ministry of Agriculture and Minister of State in the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution.

 

13

Shri Manikrao Gavit

Minister of State in the Ministry of Home Affairs.

 

14

Shri Shriprakash Jaiswal

Minister of State in the Ministry of Home Affairs.

 

15

Shri Prithviraj Chavan

Minister of State in the Prime Minister�s Office.

 

16

Shri Taslimuddin

Minister of State in the Ministry of Agriculture and Minister of State in the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution.

 

17

Smt. Suryakanta Patil

Minister of State in the Ministry of Rural Development and Minister of State in the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs.

 

18

Shri Md. Ali Ashraf Fatmi

Minister of State in the Ministry of Human Resource Development.

 

19

Shri A. Narendra

Minister of State in the Ministry of Rural Development.

 

20

Shri R. Velu

Minister of State in the Ministry of Railways.

 

21

Shri S.S. Palanimanickam

Minister of State in the Ministry of Finance.

 

22

Shri S. Regupathy

Minister of State in the Ministry of Home Affairs.

 

23

Shri K. Venkatapathy

Minister of State in the Ministry of Law & Justice.

 

24

Smt. Subbulakshmi Jagadeesan

Minister of State in the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment.

 

25

Shri E.V.K.S. Elangovan

Minister of State in the Ministry of Commerce & Industry.

 

26

Smt Kanti Singh

Minister of State in the Ministry of Human Resource Development.

 

27

Shri Namo Narain Meena

Minister of State in the Ministry of Environment & Forests.

 

28

Shri Jay Prakash Narayan Yadav

Minister of State in the Ministry of Water Resources.

 

29

Dr. Akhilesh Prasad Singh        

Minister of State in the Ministry of Agriculture and Minister of State in the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution.

 

Note: Incorporates changes in the Council of Ministers as on 25.05.2004.