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Friday, December 7, 2012

List of Chief Ministers of India 2014


Chief Minister is the elected head of government of a state of India.He or she is elected by legislators of the political party or coalition commanding an assembly majority, and serves a five-year term with a provision of re-election. 

 Eligibility
A Chief Minister must be:

  • a citizen of India
  • should be a member of the state legislature. If a person is elected chief minister who is not a member of the legislature, then he/she must become a member within six months.
  • of 25 years of age or more

The chief minister is appointed by the Governor of the state, the swearing in is done before the governor of the state.
Tamil Nadu Secretariat Building

 Tamil Nadu Secretariat Building


Duties and Responsibilities

 The chief minister is the leader of the council of ministers. For example,The financial budget of the state will be prepared by Finance Minister with the consultation of Chief Minister.

The Chief minister will communicate to Governor,the head of the state about all decisions of the Council of Ministers relating to the administration of the affairs of the state and proposals for legislation.

In short,the Chief Minister is the key person who is responsible to maintain law and order in their respective State.


No.StateCapitalChief Minister
1Andhra PradeshHyderabadVacant
(President's Rule)
2Arunachal PradeshItanagarNabam Tuki
3AssamDispurTarun Gogoi
4BiharPatnaNitish Kumar
5ChhattisgarhRaipurDr. Raman Singh
6GoaPanajiManohar Parrikar
7GujaratGandhinagarNarendra Modi
8HaryanaChandigarhBhupinder Singh Hooda
9Himachal PradeshShimlaVirbhadra Singh
10Jammu and KashmirSrinagarOmar Abdullah
11JharkhandRanchiHemant Soren
12KarnatakaBengaluruSiddaramaiah
13KeralaThiruvananthapuramOommen Chandy
14Madhya PradeshBhopalShivraj Singh Chauhan
15MaharashtraMumbaiPrithviraj Chavan
16ManipurImphalOkram Ibobi Singh
17MeghalayaShillongDr. Mukul Sangma
18MizoramAizawl Lal Thanhawla
19NagalandKohimaNeiphiu Rio
20OrissaBhubaneswarNaveen Patnaik
21PunjabChandigarhParkash Singh Badal
22RajasthanJaipurVasundhara Raje
23SikkimGangtokPawan Kumar Chamling
24Tamil NaduChennaiMs. J. Jayalalithaa
25TripuraAgartalaManik Sarkar
26Uttar PradeshLucknowAkhilesh Yadav
27UttarakhandDehradunHarish Rawat
28West BengalKolkataMs. Mamata Banerjee

List of Chief Ministers of Indian Union Territories
No.Union TerritoryChief Minister
1DelhiVacant
(President's Rule)
2Puducherry (Pondicherry)N. Rangasamy





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