Current Ministers of Goa Government and their Portfolios.

Last updated on 4 November 2016


The Government of Goa consists of 12 cabinet ministers. The Cabinet of the state of Goa forms the executive branch of the Government of Goa. The Goa Vidhan Sabha (Goa Legislative Assembly) consists of 40 members (MLA), and these members are elected for five years. Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) - Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) coalition formed the Government under the leadership of Manohar Parrikar on 9 March 2012. Later Manohar Parrikar appointed as the Defence minister of India, then Laxmikant Parsekar took charge as new chief minister of goa on 8 November 2014.

There are two types of the minister in state government, which is determined by the position or grade. The superior or primary being Cabinet Ministers "Cabinet Minister" and the junior or secondary being "minister of State".

The following is a list of the ministers (state cabinet) in the Goa Government. The list contains ministers and their Portfolios, political party, constituency.



Cabinet ministers of Goa.


Cabinet Minister is the main in-charge of a ministry. A cabinet minister may also hold additional charges of other Ministries if no other cabinet ministers are appointed to take charge of that ministries. All Cabinet members are mandated by the constitution to be members of the Vidhan Sabha of Goa. cabinet ministers of Goa and their Portfolios, political party, constituency are listed below.

Cabinet Ministers of Goa
No Minister Name Ministries / Portfolios Political Party Constituency
1 Shri. Laxmikant Parsekar
  1. Chief Minister of Goa
  2. Personnel
  3. Home
  4. Mines
  5. Vigilance
  6. Finance
  7. General Administration
BJPMandrem
2 Francis Dsouza
  1. Law
  2. Revenue
  3. Health
  4. Urban Development
  5. Town & Country Planning
BJPMapusa
3 Ramkrishna alias Sudin Dhavalikar
  1. Public Works Department
  2. River Navigation
  3. Transport
MGPMarcaim
4 Dayanand Mandrekar Civil Supplies & Price Control
Water Resources
Archives and Archaeology
Art and Culture
BJPSivolim
5 Ramesh Tawadkar
  1. Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Services
  2. Tribal Welfare
  3. Sports and Youth Affairs
  4. Agriculture
BJPCanacona
6 Mahadev Naik
  1. Social Welfare
  2. Handicrafts
  3. Textile and Coir
  4. Industries
  5. Co-operation
BJPSiroda
7 Dilip Parulekar
  1. Women & Child Development
  2. Tourism
  3. Ports
  4. Protocol
BJPSaligao
8 Milind Naik
  1. Non Conventional Energy
  2. Legal Metrology
  3. Power including State Electrical Inspectorate
  4. Official Language
BJPMormugao
9 Pandurang Alias Deepak Dhavalikar
  1. Craftsmen Training
  2. Factories and Boilers
  3. Printing and Stationery
MGPPriol
10 Avertano Furtado
  1. Labour and Employment
  2. Fisheries
  3. N.R.I. Affairs
IndependentNavelim
11 Smt. Alina Saldanha
  1. Museum
  2. Science and Technology
  3. Rural Development
BJPCortalim
12 Rajendra Arlekar
  1. Forest
  2. Environment
  3. Panchayat
BJPPernem


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