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Ministries and Departments of the Govt of India

Ministry of Agriculture: (Sharad Pawar)

  • Department of Agriculture and Co-operation
  • Department of Agriculture research and education
  • Department of Animal Husbandary and Dairying

Ministry of Agro and Rural Industries (Maha Vir Prasad)

Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers: (Ram Vilas Paswan)

  • Department of Chemicals and Petro-chemicals
  • Department of Fertilizers

Ministry of Civil Aviation ()

Ministry of Coal (Presently with the Prime Minister)

Ministry of Commerce and Industry (Kamal Nath)

  • Department of Commerce
  • Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion

Ministry of Communication and Information Technology (Dayanidhi Maran)

  • Department of Posts
  • Department of Telecommunications
  • Department of Information and Technology

Ministry of Company Affairs (Prem Chand Gupta)

Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution (Sharad Pawar)

  • Department of Consumer Affairs
  • Department of Food and Public Distribution

Ministry of Defence (AK Anthony)

  • Department of Defence Supplies and Production
  • Department of Defence Research and Development
  • Department of Defence

Ministry of Earth Sciences (Kapil Sibal)

Ministry of Environment and Forests (A Raja)

Ministry of External Affairs (Pranab Mukherjee)

Ministry of Finance (P Chidambaram)

  • Department of Expenditure
  • Department of Revenue
  • Department of Disinvestment
  • Department of Economic Affairs

Ministry of Food Processing Industries

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (Anbumani Ramdoss)

  • Department of Health
  • Department of Family Welfare
  • Department of Ayurveda, Yoga-Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy

Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises (Santosh Mohan Dev)

  • Department of Heavy Industries
  • Department of Public Enterprises

Ministry of Home Affairs (ShivRaj Patil)

  • Department of Internal Security
  • Department of Official Languages
  • Department of States
  • Department of Jammu and Kashmir Affairs
  • Department of Home

Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation

Ministry of Human Resources Development (Arjun Singh)

  • Department of Elementary Education and Literacy
  • Department of Secondary and Higher Education
  • Department of Women and Child Development [I Think this is given a seperate ministry now under Renuka Chowdary]

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (Priyaranjan Dasmuni)

Ministry and Labor and Employment

Ministry of Law and Justice (HR Bhardwaj)

  • Department of Legal Affairs
  • Department of Justice
  • Legislative Department

Ministry of Mines (Sish Ram Ola)

Ministry of Non-conventional Energy Sources

Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs (Vayalar Ravi)

Ministry of Panchayati Raj (Manishankar Aiyer)

Minisry of Parliamentary Affairs (Priyaranjan Dasmuni)

Ministry of Personnel, Pension and Public Grievances (With the Prime Minister)

  • Department of Personnel and Training
  • Department of Pensions and Pensioner’s Welfare
  • Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances

Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas (Murali Deora)

Ministry of Planning (With the Prime Minister)

Ministry of Power (Sushil Kumar Shinde)

Ministry of Railways (Laloo Prasad Yadav)

Ministry of Shipping, Road Transport and Highways (TR Baalu)

Ministry of Rural Development (Raghuvansh Prasad Singh)

  • Department of Drinking Water Supply
  • Department of Rural Development
  • Department of Land Resources

Ministry of Science and Technology (Kapil Sibal)

  • Department of Science and Technology
  • Department Scientific and Industrial Research
  • Department of Bio Technology

Ministry of Small Scale Industries (Mahavir Prasad)

Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment (Meira Kumar)

Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation

Ministry of Steel (Ram Vilas Paswan)

Ministry of Textiles (Shankar Singh Vaghela)

Ministry of Tourism and Culture (Ambika Soni)

Ministry of Tribal Affairs (PR Kyndiah)

Ministry of Urban Development (S Jaipal Reddy)

Ministry of Water Resources (Saif U-din Soz)

Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports (Manishankar Aiyer)

Department of Atomic Energy (with the Prime Minister)

Department of Space (with the Prime Minister)

Cabinet Secretariat

President’s Secretariat

Prime Minister’s Office

Planning Commission

Department of Development of North Eastern Region (Manishankar Aiyer) [This is a ministry now i think! Please clarify on this…]

  • Ministry of Minority Affairs (AR Antulay)
  • Ministry of New and Renewable Energy [These two are new ministries i guess]
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