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List of Cabinet Ministers 2014 for Govt,Bank Exams

For the current affairs sections this is one of the favorite questions in IBPS and other competitive examination to ask the questions about the minister and his/ her portfolio which the candidates are expected to know. We live in a democratic country where the representatives are directly or indirectly chosen by the people and all the educated persons are expected to have knowledge about all the current Cabinet ministers and their portfolios which everyone must know. These questions are often asked in the Banking, Railways and other industrial examination and candidates can easily get one to two marks if he is aware of the cabinet ministers. Also the candidates should note that there is always some change in the ministries and the portfolios of the ministers keep on changing so candidates should keep on checking the news and the magazines to know the current portfolio held by the minister and his/ her names. This will definitely help the aspirants of government service.

Cabinet ministers and their portfolio list 2014 for All Competitive exams 

Cabinet ministers are chosen from the Lok Sabha by the winning party. There are the members of Parliament (MP) and they are directly chosen by the Prime minister in India. They are the most important ministers in the parliament and they take decisions which can influence the economy, growth and condition of the whole country. Each minister holds one ministry (portfolio) or sometimes more than one ministry is given to one minister only and they have full power over the whole minister. They can take decision for change and upgrade anything in their ministry. The entire ministries budget is covered under the union budget and only the Railway ministry presents its separate budget for each fiscal year.

In 2014, after forming the government in majority Bhartiya Janta Party formed the government and all the cabinet ministers are currently belong to the BJP. BJP leaders are holding the important positions in the Indian Cabinet now. This may change completely in the next elections and their portfolios may also keep on changing as decided by the prime minister of the country so candidates will have to keep an eye on the updates on this and do not take the mentioned portfolio as granted for all the period of time to come.

List of the India Cabinet ministers and their ministries 2014:

NAME Office holding Constituency won
Narendra Modi Personnel, Public grievances & PensionsDept. Of Atomic EnergyDept of Space

All important policy issues

And all other portfolios not allocated to any minister

Varanasi & Vadodara*(*As MP cannot hold two constituencies at a time,Modi vacated vadodra seat)


NAME Office Holding Constituency won
Raj Nath Singh Home affairs Lucknow
Sushma Swaraj External AffairsOverseas Indian Affairs Vidisha
Arun Jaitley FinanceCorporate AffairsDefence Gujarat Rajya Sabha
M Venkaiah Naidu Urban DevelopmentHousing and Urban Poverty AlleviationParliamentary Affairs Karnataka Rajya Sabha
Nitin Jairam Gadkari Road Transport & HighwaysShippingRural Development

Panchayat Raj

Drinking water & Sanitations

DV Sadananda Gowda Railways Bangalore North
Uma Bharati Water ResourcesRiver DevelopmentGanga Rejuvenation Jhansi
Najma A Heptulla Minority Affairs Member of the upper house
Kalraj Mishra MSME Deoria
Ramvilas Paswan Consumer AffairsFood & Public distribution Hajipur
Maneka Sanjay Gandhi Women & Child Development Pilibhit
Ananthkumar Chemicals & Fertilizers Bangalore South
Ravi Shankar Prasad Communications & Information TechnologyLaw & Justice Bihar – Rajya Sabha
Ashok Gajapati Raju Civil Aviation Vizianagaram
Anant Geete Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises Raigad
Harsimrat Kaur Badal Food Processing Industries Bathinda
Narendra Singh Tomar MinesSteelLabour & Employment Gwalior
Harsh Vardhan Health & Family Welfare Chandni Chowk
Smriti Zubin Irani Human resource Development Guajarat – Rajya Sabha
Jual Oram Tribal affairs Suandargarh
Radha Mohan Singh Agriculture Purvi Champaran
Thaawar Chand Gehlot Social Justice & Empowerment

Imp Note:

D. V. Sadananda hold railway ministry.Ministry has changed and mentioned below.
Shri Suresh Prabhu Railways
Shri D. V. Sadananda Gowda Law & Justice

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  1. Sir, Please update the page as it is old, stated that D. V. Sadananda hold railway ministry.Ministry has changed and mentioned below.

    Shri Suresh Prabhu Railways
    Shri D. V. Sadananda Gowda Law & Justice


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