Last Updated on 10 October 2016
Shiromani Akali Dal party leader Parkash Singh Badal took charge as the Chief Minister of Punjab on 15 March 2012 along with other ministers. The Government of Punjab consists of 18 cabinet ministers.. The Cabinet of the state of Punjab forms the executive branch of the Government of Punjab. The Punjab Vidhan Sabha (Punjab Legislative Assembly) consists of 117 members (MLA), and these members are elected for five years. Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) coalition formed the Government under the leadership of Parkash Singh Badal on 15 March 2012.
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 Punjab Government. The list contains ministers and their Portfolios, political party, constituency.
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 Punjab. cabinet ministers of Punjab and their ministry are listed below.
|No||Minister Name||Ministries / Portfolios||Political Party||Constituency|
|1||Parkash Singh Badal||
|2||Sukhbir Singh Badal||
|3||Bhagat Chunni Lal||
|4||Adaish Partap Singh Kairon||
|5||Ajit Singh Kohar||
|6||Gulzar Singh Ranike||
|7||Madan Mohan Mittal||
|8||Parminder Singh Dhindsa||
|9||Sohal Singh Thanda||
|10||Janmeja Singh Sekhon||
|11||Surjit Kumar Jayani||
|13||Bikram Singh Majithia||
|14||Sikandar Singh Malooka||
|16||Surjit Singh Rakhra||
|17||Sharanjit Singh Dhillon||
|18||Dr. Daljit Singh Cheema||
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