Union Cabinet Ministers

List of Union Cabinet Ministers with their Portfolios and Constituency – 2018

General Awareness

Brief About Union Council of Ministry :

It is very important to know about the Constituency of all Union Cabinet Ministers and their portfolios. Questions from this topic has appeared in many competitive exams in General Awareness Category.

The Union Council of Ministers exercises executive authority in the Republic of India. Union Council of Ministers include senior ministers, called ‘Cabinet Ministers’, junior ministers, called ‘minister of state’ and, rarely, deputy ministers. In this article we only focus on Union Cabinet Ministers with portfolios and their constituencies.

It is led by the prime minister. A smaller executive body called the Union Cabinet is the supreme decision-making body in India. Only the prime minister and ministers of the rank of cabinet minister are members of Union Cabinet in accordance with Article 352

Cabinet Minister or Union Minister is treated as the head of a particular ministry such as Education, Health, Home, Finance, Defence etc. Union Cabinet Minister possesses maximum authority and responsibility. A Cabinet minister may also hold additional charges of other Ministries, where no other Cabinet minister is appointed.

Union Council of Ministry led by Prime Minister (now,Narendra Modi(Varanasi,UP)).He is also head for

  • Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions
  • Ministry of Atomic Energy
  • Space ministry
  • All Important Policy Issues, All Other Portfolios not allocated to any Minister

Complete List of Union Cabinet Ministers with Portfolios and Constituencies :

             Name             Portfolio Constituency
 Raj Nath Singh
  • Home Affairs
Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
Sushma Swaraj
  • External Affairs
Vidisha, Madhya Pradesh
Piyush Goyal (Additional Charge)
  • Finance
  • Corporate Affairs
Maharashtra,Rajya Sabha
Nitin Jairam Gadkari
  • Road Transport and Highways
  • Shipping, Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation
Nagpur, Maharashtra
Suresh Prabhu
  • Commerce and Industry
  • Civil Aviation *
Andhra Pradesh, Rajya Sabha
 D. V. Sadananda Gowda
  • Statistics & Programme Implementation
Bangalore North, Karnataka
Uma Bharati
  • Drinking Water and Sanitation
Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh
Ramvilas Paswan
  • Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution
Hajipuri, Bihar
Maneka Sanjay Gandhi
  • Women and Child Development
Pilibhit , Uttar Pradesh
Ananth kumar
  • Chemicals and Fertilizers
  • Parliamentary Affairs
Bangalore South, Karnataka
Ravi Shankar Prasad
  • Law & Justice
  • Electronics & Information Technology
Bihar – Rajya Sabha
Jagat Prakash Nadda
  • Health and Family Welfare
Himachal Pradesh, Rajya Sabha
Anant Geete
  • Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises
Raigad, Maharashtra
Harsimrat Kaur Badal
  • Food Processing Industries
Bathinda, Punjab
Narendra Singh Tomar
  • Rural Development
  • Panchayati Raj
  • Mines
Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh
Chaudhary Birender Singh
  • Steel
Haryana, Rajya Sabha
Jual Oram
  • Tribal Affairs
Sundargarh, Odisha
Radha Mohan Singh
  • Agriculture & Farmers Welfare
Purvi Champaran, Bihar
Thawar Chand Gehlot
  • Social Justice and Empowerment
Madhya Pradesh, Rajya Sabha
Smriti Zubin Irani
  • Information & Broadcasting and Textiles
Gujarat, Rajya Sabha
Dr. Harsh Vardhan
  • Science and Technology
  • Earth Sciences, Environment, Forest and Climate Change
Chandni Chowk, Delhi
Prakash Javadekar
  • Human Resource Development
Madhya Pradesh, Rajya Sabha
Dharmendra Pradhan
  • Petroleum and Natural Gas
  • Skill Development and Entrepreneurship
Deogarh, Jharkhand
Piyush Goyal
  • Railways
  • Coal
Maharashtra, Rajya Sabha
Nirmala Sitharaman
  • Defence
Rajya Sabha Karnataka
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
  • Minority Affairs
Jharkhand,Rajya Sabha

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