Entire list and profiles of newly appointed 43 new cabinet ministers

The Union Cabinet which is led by PM Narendra Modi has expanded its council of ministers today. Here is an entire list and profiles of the newly appointed 43 new cabinet members.

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Shri Narayan Tatu Rane:

He is a Rajya Sabha MP for Maharashtra while serving his 1st term, he had earlier been a 6-time MLA and 1 time MLC in Maharashtra, and has served as a Cabinet Minister handling important portfolios like Industries, Revenue, Ports and Animal Husbandry. Shri Narayan Tatu Rane had been serving the public in elected offices across different capacities for over a period of 35 years, prior to that he served in the Income Tax Department from 1971 to 1984. Mr. Rane is 69 years old and is from Konkan Maharashtra.

Shri Sarbananda Sonowal:

He is a 2 time Lok Sabha MP from Assam, and had served as a popular Chief Minister of Assam from 2016-2021. He has been in politics for over 3 decades and holds an LLB degree from Guwahati University. He is 58 years old and is from Dibrugarh, Assam.

Dr. Virendra Kumar:

He is a Lok Sabha MP for Tikamgarh in Madhya Pradesh, while serving his 7th term as  MP. He had served over 4 decades in public life. And he has a PhD in Child Labour from Dr Harisingh Gour University. He is 67 years old and is from Sagar, Madhya Pradesh.

Shri Jyotiraditya M Scindia:

He is a Rajya Sabha MP from Madhya Pradesh, while serving his 5th term as MP. He has an MBA from Stanford University and BA from Harvard University. He is 50 years old and is from Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh.

Shri Ramchandra Prasad Singh:

He is a Rajya Sabha MP for Bihar serving his 2nd term as MP. He is a retired IAS Officer of the 1984 batch, and an alumnus of Jawaharlal Nehru University, and holds an MA in International Relations. He is 63 years old and is from Nalanda, Bihar.

Shri Ashwini Vaishnaw:

He is a Rajya Sabha MP for Odisha, and was a former IAS Officer of the 1994 batch and was particularly known for his contribution to the PPP framework in Infrastructure. He has a MBA degree from Wharton School, Pennysylvania University and MYech from IIT Kanpur. He is 59 years old and is from Odisha.

Shri Pashu Pati Kumar Paras:

He is the Lok Sabha MP for Hajipur in Bihar, he had been a 7 time MLA and 1 time MLC in Bihar, which makes him as one of India’s senior most state legislators. He had also served as a Minister in Bihar Government. While he holds a degree of BEd from Bhagalpur University. He is 68 years old from Munger, Bihar.

Shri Bhupender Yadav:

He is a Rajya Sabha MP for Rajasthan, serving his 2nd term. Before his political careers, he had been an advocate in the Supreme Court and also served as the Government Counsel for important Commission.he has a degree in LLB from Government College, Ajmer. He is 52 years old and is from Ajmer, Rajasthan.

Shri Pankaj Choudhary:

He is a Lok Sabha MP for Maharajganj in Uttar Pradesh, serving his 6th term as MP. He held the posy of Deputy Mayor of Gorakhpur previously. He is a graduate from Gorakhpur University, and is 56 years old and is from Purvanchal, Uttar Pradesh.

Smt. Anupriya Singh Patel:

She is a Lok Sabha MP for Mirzapur in Uttar Pradesh, serving her 2nd term as MP. She had been a Union Minister of State for Health under PM Narendra Modi, and had also been an MLA. Prior to the political career she served as a Professor at Amity University and held a MBA degree from Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj University, Kanpur. She is 40 years old and is from Mirzapur, UP.

Dr. Satya Pal Singh Baghel:

He is a Lok Sabha MP for Agra in Uttar Pradesh, serving his 5th term as MP and has served as a Cabinet Minister for Animal Husbandry, Fisheries and Minor Irrigation in Uttar Pradesh Government and also been an MLA in Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly. He has a PhD in Military Science and LLB from Chaudhary Charan Singh University, Meerut and also holds a degree in MA and MSc. He is 61 years old and is from Agra, Uttar Pradesh.

Shri Rajeev Chandrasekhar:

He is a Rajya Sabha MP for Karnataka, serving his 3rd term as MP. He has an MTech degree in Computer Science from Illinois Institute of Technology and an Advanced Management program from Harvard University. He is 57 years old and is from Bengaluru, Karnataka.

Sushri Shobha Karandlaje:

She is a Lok Sabha MP for Udupi Chikmagalur in Karnataka, serving her 2nd term as MP. She had served as Cabinet Minister in Government of Karnataka, and had been in politics since 3 decades, ever since her student days. She has a degree in MA in Sociology from Mangalore University. She is 54 years old and is from Dakshin Kannada, Karnataka.

Shri Bhanu Pratap Singh Verma:

He is a Lok Sabha MP for Jalaun in Uttar Pradesh, serving his 5th term as MP. He was also an MLA in Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly and had served over 3 decades in public life. He has a degree in MA LLB from Bundelkhand University. He is 63 years old and is from Bundelkhand, UP.

Smt. Darshana Vikram Jardosh:

She is a Lok Sabha MP for Surat in Gujarat, serving her 3rd term as MP. She had also been a Corporator of Surat Municipal Corporation and Member of Gujarat Social Welfare Board and had served for 4 decades in public life. She had studied BCom from K P Commerce College, Surat. She is 60 years okd and is from Surat, Gujarat.

  

Smt. Meenakashi Lekhi:

She is a Lok Sabha MP for New Delhi, serving her 2nd term as MP. She had also been a Member of New Delhi Municipal Corporation. She is a Supreme Court Lawyer and Social Worker, and has studied LLB from Delhi University. She is 54 years old and is from Delhi.

  Smt. Annpurna Devii:

She is a Lok Sabha MP for Kodarma in Jharkhand, serving her 1st term as MP. She had been a 4 time MLA from Jharkhand and Bihar, and had also served as a Caninet Minister in Jharkhand while Minister of State for  Government of Bihar. She has a MA degree in History from Ranchi University. She is 51 years old and is from North Chhotanagpur, Jharkhand.

Shri A Narayanaswamy:

He is a Lok Sabha MP for Chitradurg in Karnataka, serving his 1st term as MP. He had been electrd as 4 times MLA in Karnataka legislative assembly, and also been a Cabinet Minister in Karnataka Government. He holds a BA degree from Government Arts College Bengaluru. He is 64 years old and is from Chitradurg, Karnataka.

Shri Kaushal Kishore:

He is a Lok Sabha MP for Mohanlalganj in Uttar Pradesh, serving his 2nd term as MP and had served as MLA in Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly. He had been a Minister of State in Uttar Pradesh Government. He has a BSc degree from Kalicharan Inter College. He is 61 years old and is from Awadh, Uttar Pradesh.

  Shri Ajay Bhatt:

He is a Lok Sabha MP for Nainital-Udhamsingh Nagar in Uttarakhand, serving his 1st term as MP. He had been a 3-time MLA in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly and has served over 25 years in public life. He was a Lawyer in Ranikhet, and has a LLB from Kumaun University. He is 60 years old and is from Almora, Uttarakhand.

Shri B L Verma:

He is a Rajya Sabha MP for Uttar Pradesh, serving his 1st term as MP and has served over 35 years in public life. Mr Verma has an MA degree from Sampurnanand Sanskrit University, Varanasi. He is 59 years old and is from Rohilakhand, Uttar Pradesh.

Shri Ajay Kumar:

He is a Lok Sabha MP for Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, serving his 2nd term as MP. He had been a MLA in Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly and Member in Kheri Zila Parishad and served over 3 decades in public life. He has a degree in BSc LLB from Kanpur University. He is 60 years old and is from Awadh, Uttar Pradesh.  

Shri Chauhan Devusinh:

He is a Lok Sabha MP for Kheda in Gujarat, serving his 2nd term as MP. He had been 2 times MLA in Gujarat Legislative Assembly. He served as an Engineer in All India Radio before his political career. He has a Diploma in Electrical Engineering from Govt Polytechnic, Porbandar. He is 56 years old and is from Kheda, Gujarat.

Shri Bhagwannth Khuba:

He is a Lok Sabha MP for Bidar in Karnataka, serving his 2nd term as the MP. He has a BTech degree in Mechanical Engineering from Sree Siddaganga Institute of Technology, Tumkur. He is 54 years old and is from Bidar, Karnataka.

Shri Kapil Moreshwar Patil:

He is a Lok Sabha MP for Bhiwandi in Maharashtra, serving his 2nd term as MP. He had served over 3 decades across various positions, and holds a BA degree from Mumbai University. He is 60 years old and is from Konkan, Maharashtra.

Sushri Pratima Bhoumik:

She is a Lok Sabha MP for Tripura West in Tripura, serving her 1st Term as MP. She has a Graduate degree in Bio-Science from Women’s College, Tripura University. She is 52 years old and is from Agartala, Tripura.

Dr Subhas Sarkar:

He is a Lok Sabha MO for Bankura in West Bengal, serving his 1st term as MP. He is a Gynaecologist and a board member of AIIMS Kalyani. He holds a MBBS degree from Calcutta University and Certificate in Ultra Sonography, Infertility and Laparoscopy. He is 67 years old and is from Medinipur, West Bengal.

Dr. Bhagwat Kishanrao Karad:

He is a Rajya Sabha MP for Maharashtra, and is serving his 1st term as MP. He had served as a Mayor of Aurangabad Municipal Corporation and Chairman of Marathwada Legal Development Corporation, he is also a Doctor by profession and runes Dr Karad Multi Specialty Hospital and Research Centre in Aurangabad, he holds a degree in MBBS , MS (General Surgery), MCh (Pediatric Surgery), and FCPS (General Surgery) from Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University and Mumbai University. He is 64 years old and is from Marathwada Maharashtra.

Dr Rajkumar Ranjan Singh:

Shri Rajkumar Ranjan Singh is a Lok Sabha MP for thr Inner Manipur, serving his 1st term as MP, before the political career, he had a career as a Geography Professor and ending as the Director of College Development Council in Manipur University, he holds a MA and PhD in Geography from Gauhati University. He is 68 years old and is from Imphal, Manipur.

Dr. Bharati Pravin Pawar:

Smt. Bharati Pravin Pawar is a Lok Sabha MP for Dindori in Maharashtra, serving her 1st term as MP. She had previously served as Member of Nashik Zila Parishad and worked for eradicating malnutrition and providing clean drinking water, she was a Medical Practitioner. She has a MBBS degree in Surgery from NDMVPS Medical College, Nashik. She is 42 years old and is from Khandesh, Maharashtra.

Shri. Bishweswar Tudu:

He is a Lok Sabha MP for Mayurbhanj in Odisha, serving his 1st term as MP. Previously he worked as a Senior Engineer in Water Resources Department in Odisha, he has a Diploma in Electrical Engineering from Utkalmani Gopabandhu Institute of Engineering, Rourkela. He is 56 years old and is from Mayurbhanj, Odisha.

Shri Shantanu Thakur:

He is a Lok Sabha MP for Bongaon in West Bengal, serving his 1st term as MP. He is a senior leader of the Matua Community. He has a BA in English from Karnataka State Open University and Diploma in Hospitality Management. He is 38 years old and from Presidency, West Bengal.

Dr. Munjapara Mahendrabhai:

He is a Lok Sabha MP for Surendranagar in Gujarat, serving his 1st term as MP. He had a 3 decade long distinguished career as a Cardiologist and Professor of Medicine in Gujarat. He offered medicine at Rs 2 and served as many as 8 lakh patients through many medical camps as he was a social worker. He has MD in General Medicine and Therapeutics from Gujarat University. He is 52 years old and is from Surendranagar, Gujarat.


Shri John Barla:

He is a Lok Sabha MP for Alipurduars in West Bengal, and is serving his 1st term as MP. He had worked tirelessly for the rights of tea garden workers for over two decades in North Bengal and Assam, he himself started off as a tea garden worker at the age of 14. He is 45 years old and is from Jalpaiguri, West Bengal.

Dr. L Murugan:

He had practiced as a lawyer in the Madras High Court for 15 years before joining full time public life. From 2017 to 2020 he was the Vice Chairman of the National Commission of Scheduled Castes. He has a LLM and PhD in law from the Madras University. Dr Murugan is 44 years old and is from Kongu Naadu, Tamil Nadu.

Shri Nisith Pramanik:

He is a Lok Sabha MP for Cooch Behar in West Bengal, and is serving his 1st term as MP. He worked as an Assistant Teacher in a primary school, he also has a degree in BCA. Mr. Pramanik is 35 years old and is from Jalpaiguri, West Bengal.