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Manohar Parrikar gets defence, Suresh Prabhu is the new Railway Minister

India TV News Desk November 10, 2014 0:01 IST
India TV News Desk

New Delhi: Portfolios have been allocated to the newly appointed ministers of the Narendra Modi cabinet.

According to a press communique issued by the Rashtrapati Bhawan, Manohar Parrikar will be the new Defence Minister while Suresh Prabhu has been given Railway ministry.

Ch. Birender Singh has been given rural development ministry while J P Nadda will be the new minister for Health and Family welfare.

Ram Kripal Yadav who has been inducted as a Minister of State has been given the ministry of drinking water and sanitation while Giriraj Singh, another Mos, has been given the ministry of the micro,medium and small enterprises.

Here goes the revised list of ministers allocated to the newly appointed ministers:


Cabinet Ministers:

Manohar Parrikar - Defence

Suresh Prabhu - Railways

Chaudhary Birender Singh - Rural Development, Panchayati Raj, Drinking Water and Sanitation

Jagat Prakash Nadda - Health & Family Welfare


Ministers of  State (Independent Charge) :

Bandaru Dattatreya - Labour and Employment

 Rajiv Pratap Rudy - Skill Development & Entrepreneurship

Dr. Mahesh Sharma - Culture & Tourism


Minister of State:

Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi - Minority Affairs, Parliamentary Affairs

Ram Kripal Yadav - Drinking Water & Sanitation

Haribhai Parthibhai Chaudhary - Home Affairs

Sanwar Lal Jat - Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation

Mohanbhai Kundariya - Agriculture

Giriraj Singh - Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises

Hansraj Gangaram Ahir - Chemicals & Fertilizers

Prof. (Dr.) Ram Shankar Katheria - Human Resource Development

Y.S. Chowdary - Science and Technology, Earth Science

Jayant Sinha - Finance

Col. Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore - Information & Broadcasting

Babul Supriyo - Urban Development, Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation

Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti - Food Processing Industries

Vijay Sampla - Social Justice & Empowerment