Chief Ministers of Indian States List (With Photo, Tenure, Party Name & Date of Birth)

Indian states have seen many chief ministers since its independence in 1947 and each chief minister has their own importance in the making of India. Here we bring you the complete Chief Ministers of India list along with their basic details such as date of birth, tenure, party name, and photo. Chief Minister of any […]

Chief Ministers Indian States List

Indian states have seen many chief ministers since its independence in 1947 and each chief minister has their own importance in the making of India. Here we bring you the complete Chief Ministers of India list along with their basic details such as date of birth, tenure, party name, and photo.

Chief Minister of any state in India is elected through a majority in the state legislative assembly by vote of confidence. Under Article 163 of Indian Constitution, Chief Minister along with other ministers take oath and affirmation before the Governor of that particular state. Each state of India whether it is Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Rajasthan etc. has its elected CM.

The primary responsibility of the Chief Minister is to represent their state at the national level and work for the welfare of the citizens. CM has the responsibility of implementing welfare schemes including health, education along with maintaining law and order in the society. In this article, we will tell you about the state wise details of Chief Ministers.

List of Chief Ministers of Indian States

1. Y.S Jagan Mohan Reddy

Y.s Jagan Mohan Reddy
Y.S Jagan Mohan Reddy

Yeduguri Sandinti Jagan Mohan Reddy, also known as Y. S. Jagan or mononymously Jagan, is an Indian politician serving as the 17th and current chief minister of Andhra Pradesh since 2019. He is also the founder and president of YSR Congress Party (YSRCP). He is the son of the former chief minister of Andhra Pradesh, Y. S. Rajasekhara Reddy. He had served as the leader of opposition in the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly between 2014 and 2019.

Date of Birth: 21 December 1972
Party: YSR Congress Party
Tenure: 30 May 2019-Present

2. Pema Khandu

Pema Khandu
Pema Khandu

Pema Khandu is an Indian politician and the Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh. He is son of former Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh Dorjee Khandu. Since assuming office of chief minister in July 2016, he and his government have twice changed their party affiliation; in September from the Indian National Congress to the Peoples Party of Arunachal, and then in December 2016 to the Bharatiya Janata Party. Previously he had served as Minister of Tourism, Urban Development and Water Resources in Nabam Tuki’s government.

Date of Birth: 21 August 1979
Party: Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP)
Tenure: 17 July 2016-Present

3. Himanta Biswa Sarma

Himanta Biswa Sarma
Himanta Biswa Sarma

Himanta Biswa Sarma is an Indian politician serving as the 15th and incumbent Chief Minister of Assam. A former member of the Indian National Congress political party, Sarma defected to the Bharatiya Janata Party on 23 August 2015. He is a five time Member of the Assam Legislative Assembly from Jalukbari, having first been elected in 2001.

Date of Birth: 1 February 1969
Party: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
Tenure: 10 May 2021-Present

4. Nitish Kumar

Nitish Kumar
Nitish Kumar

Nitish Kumar is an Indian politician, who is serving as the 22nd Chief Minister of Bihar, a state in India, since 2015 and has served in that role on five previous occasions. He has also served as a Union minister in the Union Government of India.

Date of Birth: 1 March 1951
Party: Janta Dal (United)
Tenure: 22 February 2015-Present

5. Bhupesh Baghel

Bhupesh Baghel
Bhupesh Baghel

Bhupesh Baghel is an Indian politician serving as the third and current Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh. He was president of Chhattisgarh Pradesh Congress. He has been member of legislative assembly five times from Patan. He had been cabinet minister in undivided Madhya Pradesh in Digvijaya Singh government in late nineties. He was first Minister for Revenue, Public Health Engineering and Relief Work of Chhattisgarh.

Date of Birth: 23 August 1961
Party: Indian National Congress (INC)
Tenure: 17 December 2018-Present

6. Pramod Sawant

Pramod Sawant
Pramod Sawant

Pramod Sawant is an Indian politician who is the 13th and current Chief Minister of Goa. Sawant represents the Sanquelim constituency in the Goa Legislative Assembly and is a member of the BJP. He is an Ayurveda Medical practitioner by profession. He was serving as the speaker of the Goa assembly before being sworn in as Chief Minister, after the death of the sitting chief minister Manohar Parrikar.

Date of Birth: 24 April 1973
Party: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
Tenure: 19 March 2019-Present

7. Bhupendrabhai Patel

Bhupendrabhai Patel
Bhupendrabhai Patel

Bhupendrabhai Rajnikantbhai Patel is an Indian politician and the current Chief Minister of Gujarat since September 2021. He is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). He started his political career in municipal bodies of Ahmedabad before being elected the member of Gujarat Legislative Assembly representing Ghatlodia constituency in 2017.

Date of Birth: 15 July 1962
Party: Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP)
Tenure: 13 September 2021-Present

8. Manohar Lal Khattar

Manohar Lal Khattar
Manohar Lal Khattar

Manohar Lal Khattar is an Indian politician serving as the 10th and current chief minister of Haryana. He is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and a former RSS pracharak. He represents Karnal constituency in Haryana Legislative Assembly. He was sworn in for the first time as Chief Minister of Haryana on 26 October 2014 after BJP’s win in the 2014 Haryana Legislative Assembly election. He was sworn in a second time as the chief minister on 27 October 2019 after making an alliance with Jannayak Janta Party post-2019 Haryana Legislative Assembly election with Dushyant Chautala as his deputy chief minister.

Date of Birth: 5 May 1954
Party: Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP)
Tenure: 26 October 2014-Present

9. Jai Ram Thakur

Jai Ram Thakur
Jai Ram Thakur

Jai Ram Thakur is an Indian politician, who currently serves as the Chief Minister of the state of Himachal Pradesh in India. He is a 5th time MLA in Himachal Pradesh Assembly winning continuously since 1998 and has previously served as a Cabinet Minister in the BJP Government of Himachal Pradesh. He was the Minister of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj from 2009 to 2012. He is elected to Himachal Pradesh Assembly from Seraj Assembly constituency of Mandi district. He won his first election in the year 1998 from now delimited constituency of Chachiot (Seraj).

Date of Birth: 6 January 1965
Party: Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP)
Tenure: 127 December 2017-Present

10. Hemant Soren

Hemant Soren
Hemant Soren

Hemant Soren is an Indian politician from Jharkhand, who is the current Chief Minister of Jharkhand. Previously, he had also served as the Chief Minister of Jharkhand from July 2013 to December 2014. He is also the president of the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha, a political party in Jharkhand. He represents Barhait constituency in the Jharkhand Legislative Assembly.

Date of Birth: 10 August 1975
Party: Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM)
Tenure: 29 December 2019-Present

11. Basavaraj Bommai

Basavaraj Bommai
Basavaraj Bommai

Basavaraj Somappa Bommai is an Indian politician and engineer who is the current and 23rd Chief Minister of Karnataka. He is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party. He is Member of Legislative Assembly in the legislature of Karnataka for Shiggaon, from where he has been elected three times since 2008. A graduate in Mechanical engineering, Bommai started his political career with the Janata Dal.

Between 1998 and 2008, he was a member of the Karnataka Legislative Council. He served as Minister for Water Resources and Cooperation between 2008 and 2013. Bommai served as Minister of Home Affairs, Co-operation, Law and Justice, Parliamentary Affairs and Legislature of Karnataka in the Fourth Yediyurappa ministry. He also served as Minister in charge of Haveri and Udupi districts. On 28 July 2021, he succeeded B. S. Yediyurappa as the Chief Minister of Karnataka.

Date of Birth: 28 January 1960
Party: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
Tenure: 28 July 2021-Present

12. Pinarayi Vijayan

Pinarayi Vijayan
Pinarayi Vijayan

Pinarayi Vijayan is an Indian politician who is the current Chief Minister of Kerala, serving since 25 May 2016. He is the longest serving Chief Minister of Kerala in the history of Kerala governance. A member of the Politburo of the Communist Party of India (Marxist), he is the longest-serving secretary of the Kerala State Committee of the CPI(M) (1998 to 2015). He also served in the government of Kerala as Minister of Electric Power and Co-operatives from 1996 to 1998.

Vijayan won a seat in the May 2016 Kerala Legislative Assembly election as the CPI(M) candidate for Dharmadom constituency and was selected as the leader of the Left Democratic Front (LDF) and became the 12th Chief Minister of Kerala. He is the first chief minister from Kerala to be re-elected after completing a full term (five years) in office

Date of Birth: 24 May 1945
Party: Communist Party of India (Marxist)
Tenure: 25 May 2016-Present

13. Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Shivraj Singh Chouhan
Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Shivraj Singh Chouhan, often referred to as Mama is an Indian politician and member of the Bharatiya Janata Party. He is the 17th and current Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, having been elected to the same position 3 times in the past, and a Member of Legislative Assembly in Madhya Pradesh from Budhni. 

He previously served as the Chief Minister of the Madhya Pradesh, between 2005 and 2018, and holds the record as the state’s longest serving Chief Minister. He is also currently serving as a National Vice-president, member of the Parliamentary Board and a member of the Central Election Committee of the Bharatiya Janata Party.

Date of Birth: 5 March 1959
Party: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
Tenure: 23 March 2020-Present

14. Uddhav Thackeray

Uddhav Thackeray
Uddhav Thackeray

Uddhav Balasaheb Thackeray is an Indian politician who is the 19th and current Chief Minister of Maharashtra since 2019. He is also the president of Shiv Sena.

Date of Birth: 27 July 1960
Party: Shiv Sena
Tenure: 28 November 2019-Present

15. N. Biren Singh

N Biren Singh
N Biren Singh

Nongthombam Biren Singh is an Indian politician, former footballer and journalist, who is currently serving as the Chief Minister of Manipur for the second term since 2017. N. Biren Singh was awarded Champions of Change in 2018 for his exceptional work to the nation. 

Date of Birth: 1 January 1961
Party: Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP)
Tenure: 15 March 2017-Present

16. Conrad Sangma

Conrad Sangma
Conrad Sangma

Conrad Kongkal Sangma is an Indian politician who is the 12th and current Chief Minister of the State of Meghalaya. He assumed presidency of the National People’s Party in 2016 after the death of his father and former Chief Minister, former Speaker of the Lok Sabha P. A. Sangma. He was also the Member of Parliament from Tura (2016-2018)

Date of Birth: 27 January 1978
Party: National People’s Party (NPP)
Tenure: 6 March 2018-Present

17. Zoramthanga

Zoramthanga
Zoramthanga

Zoramthanga is an Indian politician who is the Chief Minister of Mizoram. He is the president of Mizo National Front (MNF) party. He had served as the Chief Minister of Mizoram from December 1998 to December 2008, for two consecutive terms. He was second-in-command to Laldenga during the secession movement of Mizo National Front, and became the successor as the party leader, after MNF was a recognised political party, following the death of Laldenga in 1990.

Date of Birth: 13 July 1944
Party: Mizo National Front (MNF)
Tenure: 15 December 2018-Present

18. Neiphiu Rio

Neiphiu Rio
Neiphiu Rio

Neiphiu Guolhoulie Rio is an Indian politician serving as the 9th and Chief Minister of Nagaland. Rio has also served as Chief Minister for three separate terms (2002-07, 2007-12, 2012-14 and 2018-till date), making him the only Nagaland Chief Minister to have served three consecutive terms. He was a Member of Parliament from Nagaland in Lok Sabha.

Date of Birth: 11 November 1950
Party: Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party
Tenure: 8 March 2018-Present

19. Naveen Patnaik

Naveen Patnaik
Naveen Patnaik

Naveen Patnaik is an Indian politician serving as the current and 14th Chief Minister of Odisha. He is also the president of the Biju Janata Dal, a writer and has authored three books. He is the longest-serving chief minister of Odisha and as of 2022, one of the longest-serving chief ministers of any Indian state, holding the post for over two decades, and only the third Indian chief Minister after Pawan Chamling and Jyoti Basu to win five consecutive terms as Chief Minister of an Indian state.

Date of Birth: 16 October 1946
Party: Biju Janata Dal (BJD)
Tenure: 5 March 2000-Present

20. Bhagwant Mann

Bhagwant Mann
Bhagwant Mann

Bhagwant Singh Mann is an Indian politician who is the 17th and current Chief Minister of Punjab. He leads the cabinet ministry of Punjab. He is a former actor, comedian and satirist. He previously served two terms as the Member of parliament from Lok Sabha representing Sangrur constituency, Punjab from 2014 until his resignation in 2022.

Date of Birth: 17 October 1973
Party: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)
Tenure: 16 March 2022-Present

21. Ashok Gehlot

Ashok Gehlot
Ashok Gehlot

Ashok Gehlot is an Indian politician serving as the current Chief Minister of Rajasthan. He held this position from December 1998 to 2003, and from 2008 to 2013 and again from 17 December 2018. He is former Congress Party’s national general secretary and in-charge of organisations and training from March 2018 to 23 January 2019. He represents Sardarpura constituency of Jodhpur as Member of Legislative Assembly of Rajasthan.

Date of Birth: 3 May 1951
Party: Indian National Congress (INC)
Tenure: 17 December 2018-Present

22. Prem Singh Tamang

Prem Singh Tamang
Prem Singh Tamang

Prem Singh Tamang, better known as P. S. Golay, is an Indian politician and the current Chief Minister of Sikkim and leader and founder of the Sikkim Krantikari Morcha (SKM). Before forming the party, he was a key member of the Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF) Party.

Date of Birth: 5 February 1968
Party: Sikkim Krantikari Morcha
Tenure: 27 May 2019-Present

23. M.K Stalin

M.k Stalin
M.K Stalin

Muthuvel Karunanidhi Stalin, often referred to by his initials MKS is an Indian politician serving as the 8th and current Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu. The son of the former Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi, Stalin has been the president of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) party since 28 August 2018. He served as the 37th Mayor of Chennai from 1996 to 2002 and 1st Deputy Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu from 2009 to 2011.

Date of Birth: 1 March 1953
Party: Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK)
Tenure: 7 May 2021-Present

24. Biplab Kumar Deb

Biplab Kumar Deb
Biplab Kumar Deb

Biplab Kumar Deb is an Indian politician and the current Chief Minister of Tripura. He has been the state president of the Bharatiya Janata Party in Tripura since 7 January 2016 till 2018. He led the BJP to victory in the 2018 Legislative Assembly Election, defeating 25 years rule of the Left Front government led by the Communist Party of India (Marxist). He took his oath as the 10th Chief Minister of Tripura on 9 March 2018.

Date of Birth: 25 November 1971
Party: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
Tenure: 9 March 2018-Present

25. K. Chandrashekar Rao

K Chandrashekar Rao
K Chandrashekar Rao

Kalvakuntla Chandrashekar Rao, often referred to by his initials KCR, is an Indian politician serving as the first and current Chief Minister of Telangana since 2014. He is the founder and leader of the Telangana Rashtra Samithi, a regional party in Telangana, India. He is known for leading the Telangana movement to achieve statehood for Telangana. Previously, he served as the Union Minister of Labour and Employment from 2004 to 2006. He represents Gajwel constituency in the Legislative Assembly of Telangana. Rao took oath as the first Chief Minister of Telangana in 2014 and was re-elected for the second term in 2018.

Date of Birth: 17 February 1954
Party: Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS)
Tenure: 2 June 2014-Present

26. Yogi Adityanath

Yogi Adityanath
Yogi Adityanath

Yogi Adityanath (Born Ajay Singh Bisht) is an Indian Hindu monk and politician who is the 23rd and current Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh since 19 March 2017.

Date of Birth: 5 June 1972
Party: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
Tenure: 19 March 2017-Present

27. Pushkar Singh Dhami

Pushkar Singh Dhami
Pushkar Singh Dhami

Pushkar Singh Dhami is an Indian politician and a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party, serving as the 10th and the current Chief Minister of Uttarakhand. He was elected as MLA in Uttarakhand Vidhan Sabha from Khatima in 2012 and 2017. He was appointed Chief Minister for the first time in 2021. He lost his seat in 2022 elections, but was re-elected as Chief Minister by BJP MLAs. He is the only Chief Minister of the state to win second consecutive term as CM since its creation.

Date of Birth: 16 September 1975
Party: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
Tenure: 4 July 2021-Present

28. Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Banerjee
Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Banerjee is an Indian politician, poet and painter who is serving as the ninth and current chief minister of the Indian state of West Bengal since 20 May 2011, the first woman to hold the office. Having served many times as a Union Cabinet Minister, Mamata Banerjee became the Chief Minister of West Bengal for the first time in 2011. She founded the All India Trinamool Congress (AITC or TMC) in 1998 after separating from the Indian National Congress, and became its first chairperson. She is often referred to as ‘Didi’ (meaning elder sister in Bengali).

Date of Birth: 5 January 1955
Party: All India Trinamool Congress (AITC)
Tenure: 20 May 2011-Present

Visit the official website of National Portal of India at india.gov.in for more details about the current chief ministers of Indian states.

Indian States Chief Ministers – FAQ’s

Who is the longest serving CM of any Indian state

Pawan Kumar Chamling is the longest serving Chief Minister of Indian State of Sikkim. He is not in power now but record still holds.

Who is the current CM of Odisha

Naveen Patnaik.

Who is the presently serving chief minister of largest Indian state

Yogi Adityanath is the CM of largest Indian state i.e of Uttar Pradesh state.

Who is the serving CM of Maharashtra

Uddhav Thackeray.

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