Current Ministers of Puducherry Government and their Portfolios

Last updated on 4 November 2016


Indian National Congress (INC) leader V. NARAYANASAMY took charge as the New Chief Minister of Puducherry on 6 June 2016 along with other ministers. The Government of Puducherry consists of 6 cabinet ministers.. On 5 June 2016, V. NARAYANASAMY assigned Portfolios to the newly elected ministers. The Cabinet of the state of Puducherry forms the executive branch of the Government of Puducherry. Indian National Congress (INC) and Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam(DMK) alliance formed the Government under the leadership of V. NARAYANASAMY on 6 June 2016.

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 current ministers (state cabinet) in the Puducherry Government. The list contains ministers and their Portfolios, political party, constituency name.



Ministers of Puducherry
No Minister Name Ministries / Portfolios Political Party Constituency
1 V. NARAYANASAMY
  1. Chief Minister of Puducherry
  2. Planning and Finance
  3. General Administration
  4. Home
  5. Irrigation and Flood Control
  6. Hindu Religious Institutions
  7. Port
  8. Law
  9. All other departments not allocated to any other Minister
Indian National Congress (INC)
2 A. NAMASSIVAYAM
  1. Public Works including Public Health Division
  2. Local Administration
  3. Excise
  4. Town & Country Planning
  5. Animal Husbandry
  6. Economics and Statistics
  7. Stationery & Printing
Indian National Congress (INC)Villainur
3 MALLADI KRISHNA RAO
  1. Health and Family Welfare
  2. Tourism and Civil Aviation
  3. Fisheries
  4. Housing
  5. Sports and Youth Affairs
  6. Art and Culture
  7. Science and Technology
Indian National Congress (INC)Yanam
4 M.O.H.F. SHAHJAHAN
  1. Revenue
  2. Industries & Commerce
  3. Transport
  4. Information Technology
  5. Minority Affairs
  6. Forest
  7. Wakf Board
Indian National Congress (INC)Kalapet
5 M. KANDASAMY
  1. Social Welfare
  2. Women and Child Development
  3. Adi-Dravidar Welfare
  4. Backwad Classes Welfare
  5. Co-operation
  6. Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs
  7. Labour and Employment
  8. Pollution Control
Indian National Congress (INC)Embalam(SC)
6 R. KAMALAKANNAN
  1. Electricity
  2. Education including Collegiate Education
  3. Agriculture
  4. Community Development
  5. DRDA
  6. Fire Services
  7. Sainik Welfare
Indian National Congress (INC)Thirunallar


Ministers of Puducherry under N. Rangaswamy government


All India N.R. Congress leader N. Rangaswamy was the Chief Minister of Puducherry from 17 May 2011 to 5 June 2016. The list contains ministers under the N. Rangaswamy government and their Portfolios, political party, constituency.

Cabinet Ministers of Puducherry from 2011 to 5 June 2016
No Minister Name Ministries / Portfolios Political Party Constituency
1 N. RANGASAMY
  1. Chief Minister of Puducherry from 17 May 2011 to 5 June 2016
  2. Confidential and Cabinet
  3. General Administration
  4. Home
  5. Revenue and Excise
  6. Public Works
  7. Planning and Finance
  8. Co-operation
  9. Health
  10. Town and Country Planning
  11. Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs
  12. Information Technology
  13. All other departments not allocated to any other Minister
AINRCKadirgamam
2 M. CHANDRAKASU
  1. Agriculture
  2. Animal Husbandry
  3. Industries & Commerce
  4. Economics & Statistics
  5. Stationery & Printing
  6. Port
AINRCNedungadu (SC)
3 P. RAJAVELU
  1. Social Welfare
  2. Adi Dravidar Welfare
  3. Women & Child Welfare
  4. Labour & Employment
  5. Tourism
AINRCEmbalam (SC)
4 N.G. PANNIR SELVAM
  1. Local Administration
  2. Community Department
  3. DRDA
  4. Urban Basic Services
  5. Housing
  6. Fire Services
AINRCOzhukarai
5 T. THIAGARAJAN
  1. Electricity
  2. Forest
  3. School Education
  4. Sports & Youth Affairs
  5. Art and Culture
  6. Science Technology & Environment
AINRCBahour
6 P.R. SIVA
  1. Fisheries
  2. Collegiate Education
  3. Transport
  4. Government Automobile Workshop
  5. Backward Class Welfare
AINRCThirunallar


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