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List of Current Chief Ministers in India

19-APR-2017 15:38

    India is a democratic country and it has 29 states and 7 union territories. There are 31 Chief Ministers in India, 29 from states and 2 from union territories (Delhi and Puducherry).As of now Bhartiy Janta Party is ruling to 13 states while 6 states are ruled by the Indian National Congress. Of the thirty-one incumbents, three are women—Mamata Banerjee in West Bengal, Mehbooba Mufti in Jammu and Kashmir, and Vasundhara Raje in Rajasthan. Here is the list of current Chief Ministers of the Indian states.

    1. Andhra Pradesh

    Chief Minster: N. Chandrababu Naidu  

    Since           : 8 June 2014 (2 years, 314 days)

    Party               : Telugu Desam Party     

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    2. Arunachal Pradesh

    Chief Minister: Pema Khandu

    Since           : 17 July 2016 (275 days)

    Party              : Bharatiya Janata Party       

    3. Assam

    Chief Minister: Sarbananda Sonowal

    Since               : 24 May 2016 (329 days)

    Party               : Bharatiya Janata Party

    4. Bihar

    Chief Minister: Nitish Kumar

    Since               : 22 February 2015 (2 years, 55 days)

    Party               : Janata Dal (United)+Rashtriy Janta Dal      

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    5. Chhattisgarh

    Chief Minister: Raman Singh

    Since               : 7 December 2003 (13 years, 132 days)

    Party               : Bharatiya Janata Party        

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    6. Delhi

    Chief Minister: Arvind Kejriwal

    Since               : 14 February 2015 (2 years, 63 days)

    Party               : Aam Aadmi Party

    7. Goa

    Chief Minister: Manohar Parrikar

    Since               : 14 March 2017

    Party               : Bharatiya Janata Party

    8. Gujarat

    Chief Minister: Vijay Rupani

    Since               : 7 August 2016 (254 days)

    Party               : Bharatiya Janata Party

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    9. Haryana

    Chief Minister: Manohar Lal Khattar      

    Since               : 26 October 2014 (2 years, 174 days)

    Party               : Bharatiya Janata Party

    10. Himachal Pradesh

    Chief Minister: Virbhadra Singh

    Since               : 25 December 2012 (4 years, 114 days)

    Party               : Indian National Congress

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    11. Jammu and Kashmir

    Chief Minister: Mehbooba Mufti

    Since               : 4 April 2016 (1 year, 14 days)

    Party               : Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party

    12. Jharkhand

    Chief Minister: Raghubar Das

    Since               : 28 December 2014(2 years, 111 days)

    Party               :Bharatiya Janata Party

    13.Karnataka

    Chief Minister: Siddaramaiah

    Since               : 13 May 2013 (3 years, 340 days)   

    Party               : Indian National Congress

    14.  Kerala

    Chief Minister: Pinarayi Vijayan

    Since               : 25 May 2016 (328 days)

    Party               : Communist Party of India (Marxist)

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    15. Madhya Pradesh

    Chief Minister: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

    Since               : 29 November 2005 (11 years, 140 days)

    Party               : Bharatiya Janata Party

    16. Maharashtra

    Chief Minister: Devendra Fadnavis

    Since               : 31 October 2014(2 years, 169 days)

    Party               : Bharatiya Janata Party

    17.Manipur

    Chief Minister: N. Biren Singh

    Since               : 15 March 2017(34 days)

    Party               :  Bharatiya Janata Party

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    18. Meghalaya

    Chief Minister: Mukul Sangma

    Since               : 20 April 2010 (6 years, 363 days)

    Party               : Indian National Congress

    19. Mizoram

    Chief Minister: Lal Thanhawla

    Since               : 7 December 2008 (8 years, 132 days)

    Party               : Indian National Congress

    20. Nagaland

    Chief Minister: Shurhozelie Liezietsu

    Since               : 22 February 2017(55 days)

    Party               : Naga People's Front        

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    21. Odisha

    Chief Minister: Naveen Patnaik

    Since               : 5 March 2000 (17 years, 44 days)  

    Party               : Biju Janata Dal

    22. Puducherry

    Chief Minister: V. Narayanasamy

    Since               : 6 June 2016316 days

    Party               : Indian National Congress

    23. Punjab

    Chief Minister: Captain Amarinder Sing

    Since               : 16 March 2017 (33 days)  

    Party               : Indian National Congress

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    24. Rajasthan

    Chief Minister: Vasundhara Raje

    Since               : 13 December 2013 (3 years, 126 days)

    Party               : Bharatiya Janata Party

    25. Sikkim

    Chief Minister: Pawan Kumar Chamling

    Since               : 12 December 1994 (22 years, 127 days)

    Party               : Sikkim Democratic Front

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    26. Tamil Nadu

    Chief Minister: Edappadi K. Palaniswami

    Since               : 16 February 2017 (61 days)

    Party               : All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam

    27. Telangana

    Chief Minister: K. Chandrashekar Rao

    Since               : 2 June 2014            (2 years, 320 days)

    Party               :Telangana Rashtra Samithi

    28.Tripura

    Chief Minister: Manik Sarkar

    Since               : 11 March 1998 (19 years, 38 days)

    Party               : Communist Party of India (Marxist)            

    29. Uttar Pradesh

    Chief Minister: Yogi Adityanath

    Since               : 19 March 2017 (30 days)

    Party               : Bharatiya Janata Party

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    30.Uttarakhand

    Chief Minister: Trivendra Singh Rawat

    Since               : 18 March 2017 (31 days)

    Party               : Bharatiya Janata Party

    31. West Bengal

    Chief Minister: Mamata Banerjee

    Since               : 20 May 2011 (5 years, 333 days)

    Party               : All India Trinamool Congress

    Current lieutenant governors and administrators of union territories

    1. Lieutenant Governor of Andaman and Nicobar Islands: Jagdish Mukhi (22 August 2016)                            

    2. Administrator of Chandigarh : V. P. Singh Badnore (22 August 2016)   

    3. Administrator of Dadra and Nagar Haveli:Praful Khoda Patel  (30 December 2016)  (Additional charge)               

    4. Administrator of Daman and Diu:    Praful Khoda Patel (29 August 2016)

    5. Lieutenant Governor of Delhi    : Anil Baijal (31 December 2016)

    6.  Administrator of Lakshadweep: Farooq Khan (6 September 2016)

    7. Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry:  Kiran Bedi (29 May 2016)

    Important facts:

    Sikkim's Pawan Kumar Chamling has the longest incumbency; he is serving since December 1994 for 22 years. Virbhadra Singh of Himachal Pradesh is the oldest chief minister in India while Arunachal Pradesh's Pema Khandu is the youngest CM in the country.

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