PM Modi Cabinet 2024: Full List of Cabinet Ministers


Narendra Modi has made history by being sworn in as Prime Minister of India for the third consecutive time, becoming the second leader after Jawaharlal Nehru to achieve this feat. Modi, a key leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), secured power again through his influential leadership and widespread public support. The Modi cabinet includes six former Chief Ministers, four of whom are from the BJP.

PM Modi Cabinet 2024: Full List of Cabinet Ministers

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Modi Cabinet List: Here’s How Ministries are Allocated

  • Prime Minister Modi retains the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances, and Pensions; the Department of Atomic Energy; the Department of Space; all significant policy issues; and any other departments not allocated to any minister.
  • Senior BJP leader and MP from Gandhinagar, Amit Shah, returns as a central minister for the second consecutive time and will lead the Ministry of Cooperation.
  • Rajiv Ranjan (Lalan Singh) of the Janata Dal (United) and MP from Munger will handle the Ministry of Panchayati Raj and the Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry, and Dairying.
  • The new government led by PM Modi includes seven women ministers, with two in the cabinet and five ministers of state.

  • A day after being sworn in for a historic third term, Prime Minister Narendra Modi assigned departments to his 71-member council of ministers on Monday.
  • Pralhad Joshi received the Ministry of Consumer Affairs and the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy.
  • Raksha Khadse is the Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Sports, while Savitri Thakur is the Minister of State for Women and Child Development.
  • Ashwini Vaishnaw will be the Minister of Railways, the Minister of Information and Broadcasting, and the Minister of Electronics and Information Technology.
  • Ram Nath Thakur became the Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare.
  • Arjun Ram Meghwal was appointed Minister of State (Independent Charge) for the Ministry of Law and Justice and Minister of State for the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs.

  • Nitin Gadkari was again given his previous ministry, the Ministry of Road Transport.
  • Manohar Lal Khattar was given the Ministry of Energy and the Urban Ministry.
  • In the Modi 3.0 government, Ajay Tamta and Harsh Malhotra will be ministers of state in the Ministry of Road Transport.
  • Shivraj Singh Chouhan was assigned the Ministry of Agriculture.
  • Murlidhar Mohol is the Minister of State for Civil Aviation and Cooperation, while Ravneet Singh Bittu is the Minister of State for Food Processing and Railways.

  • Durga Das Uikey is the Minister of State for Tribal Affairs, Raksha Khadse is the Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Sports, and Savitri Thakur is the Minister of State for Women and Child Development.
  • Sukanta Majumdar is the Minister of State for Education and North Eastern States, Tokhan Sahu is the Minister of State for Housing, and Harsh Malhotra is the Minister of State for Road Transport and Corporate Affairs.

  • JP Nadda was given the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
  • S. Jaishankar and Nirmala Sitharaman retained their positions as the Minister of External Affairs and the Minister of Finance, respectively.
  • Hardeep Singh Puri retained the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas.
  • Sarbananda Sonowal retained the Ministry of Ports, Shipping, and Waterways.
  • In the Modi 3.0 Cabinet, Anurag Thakur and Smriti Irani did not get a place.

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Women Ministers in New PM Modi Government

There are a total of seven women ministers in PM Modi government, including the finance minister, Nirmala Sitharaman. Below is the full list.

Sr. No.NameRankResponsibility
1Mrs. Nirmala SitharamanCabinetMinister of Finance and Corporate Affairs
2Mrs. Annapurna DeviCabinetMinister of Women and Child Development
3Mrs. Anupriya PatelMinister of StateMinister of State for Health and Family Welfare, and Minister of State for Chemicals and Fertilizers
4Mrs. Raksha Nikhil KhadseMinister of StateMinister of State for Youth Affairs and Sports
5Mrs. Savitri ThakurMinister of StateMinister of State for Women and Child Development
6Mrs. Nimuben Jayantibhai BambhaniyaMinister of StateMinister of State for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution
7Ms. Shobha KarandlajeMinister of StateMinister of State for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, and Minister of State for Labour and Employment

Full List of Cabinet Ministers & Ministers of State in PM Modi 2024 Government

The top level cabinet consists of the faces which are quite familiar. Amit Shah has retained Home Ministry, similarly, Rajnath Singh, Nitin Gadkari, Nirmala Sitharaman, S Jaishankar and others have retained the cabinet positions from the previous Modi government.

Sr. No.Minister’s Name (Cabinet-Level)MinistryParty
1Rajnath SinghMinistry of DefenceBJP
2Amit ShahMinistry of Home Affairs and Ministry of CooperationBJP
3Nitin GadkariMinistry of Road Transport and HighwaysBJP
4JP NaddaMinistry of Health and Family WelfareBJP
5Shivraj Singh ChauhanMinistry of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare, Ministry of Rural Development, and Ministry of Panchayati RajBJP
6Nirmala SitharamanMinistry of Finance and Ministry of Corporate AffairsBJP
7Subrahmanyam JaishankarMinistry of External AffairsBJP
8Manohar Lal KhattarMinistry of Power and Ministry of Urban DevelopmentBJP
9HD KumaraswamyMinistry of Heavy Industries and Public EnterprisesBJP
10Piyush GoyalMinistry of Commerce and Industry, Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public DistributionBJP
11Dharmendra PradhanMinistry of EducationBJP
12Jitan Ram ManjhiMinistry of Micro, Small and Medium EnterprisesHindustan Awam Morcha
13Rajiv Ranjan Singh (Lalan Singh)Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and DairyingJD(U)
14Sarbananda SonowalMinistry of Ports, Shipping and WaterwaysBJP
15Dr. Virendra KumarMinistry of Social Justice and EmpowermentBJP
16Ram Mohan Naidu KinjarapuMinistry of Civil AviationTDP
17Prahlad JoshiMinistry of Consumer Affairs and Ministry of New and Renewable EnergyBJP
18Jual OramMinistry of Tribal AffairsBJP
19Giriraj SinghMinistry of TextilesBJP
20Ashwini VaishnawMinistry of Railways, Ministry of Electronics and Information TechnologyBJP
21Jyotiraditya ScindiaMinistry of Communications and Ministry of Development of North Eastern RegionBJP
22Bhupender YadavMinistry of Environment, Forest and Climate ChangeBJP
23Gajendra Singh ShekhawatMinistry of Culture and Ministry of TourismBJP
24Annapurna DeviMinistry of Women and Child DevelopmentBJP
25Kiren RijijuMinistry of Parliamentary Affairs and Ministry of Minority AffairsBJP
26Hardeep Singh PuriMinistry of Petroleum and Natural GasBJP
27Dr. Mansukh MandaviyaMinistry of Labour and Employment, Ministry of Youth Affairs and SportsBJP
28G. Kishan ReddyMinistry of Coal and Ministry of MinesBJP
29Chirag PaswanMinistry of Food Processing IndustriesLok Janshakti Party (RV)
30CR PatilMinistry of Jal ShaktiBJP
Sr. No.Minister’s Name (Independent Charge)MinistryParty
31Rao Inderjit SinghMinistry of Statistics and Programme Implementation, Ministry of Planning, Ministry of CultureBJP
32Dr. Jitendra SinghMinistry of Science and Technology, Ministry of Earth Sciences, Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and PensionsBJP
33Arjun Ram MeghwalMinistry of Law and Justice (Independent Charge) and Ministry of Parliamentary AffairsBJP
34Prataprao JadhavMinistry of AYUSH (Independent Charge) and Ministry of Health and Family WelfareShiv Sena
35Jayant ChaudharyMinistry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (Independent Charge) and Ministry of EducationRLD

PM Modi Cabinet 2024: Ministers Allocated to Each Category

Each category has been represented fairly in the Modi Cabinet. Here’s the full list.

CategoryNumber of Ministers
Other Backward Class (OBC)27
Scheduled Caste (SC)10
Scheduled Tribe (ST)5
Senior Ministers18

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