Former Ministers

SI No. Profile Photo Name From To
1 Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' 30.05.2019 07.07.2021
2 Prakash Javadekar Shri Prakash Javadekar 05.07.2016 25.05.2019
3 Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani 26.05.2014 05.07.2016
4 Pallam Raju Dr. M.M. Pallam Raju 30.10.2012 26.05.2014
5 Shri Kapil Sibal Shri Kapil Sibal 29.05.2009 29.10.2012
6 Arjun Singh Shri Arjun Singh 22.05.2004 22.05.2009
7 Murali Manohar Joshi Dr. Murali Manohar Joshi 19.03.1998 21.05.2004
8 S.R. Bommai Shri S.R. Bommai 05.06.1996 19.03.1998
9 Atal Bihari Vajpayee Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee (as Prime Minister) 16.05.1996 01.06.1996
10 P.V. Narasimha Rao Shri P.V. Narasimha Rao (as Prime Minister) 17.01.1996 16.05.1996
11 Madhavrao Scindia Shri Madhavrao Scindia 10.02.1995 17.01.1996
12 P.V. Narasimha Rao Shri P.V. Narasimha Rao (as Prime Minister) 25.12.1994 09.02.1995
13 Shri Arjun Singh Shri Arjun Singh 23.06.1991 24.12.1994
14 Shri Rajmangal Pandey Shri Rajmangal Pandey 21.11.1990 21.06.1991
15 V.P. Singh Shri V.P. Singh (as Prime Minister) 02.12.1989 10.11.1990
16 P. Shiv Shankar Shri P. Shiv Shankar 25.06.1988 02.12.1989
17 Shri P.V. Narasimha Rao Shri P.V. Narasimha Rao 25.09.1985 25.06.1988
18 K.C. Pant Shri K.C. Pant 31.12.1984 25.09.1985
19 Sheila Kaul Smt. Sheila Kaul (Minister of State) 10.08.1981 31.12.1984
20 Shri S.B. Chavan Shri S.B. Chavan 17.10.1980 08.08.1981
21 Shri B. Shankaranand Shri B. Shankaranand 14.01.1980 17.10.1980
22 Dr. Karan Singh Dr. Karan Singh 30.07.1979 14.01.1980
23 Prof. Pratap Chandra Chunder Prof. Pratap Chandra Chunder 26.03.1977 28.07.1979
24 Prof. S. Nurul Hassan Prof. S. Nurul Hassan (Minister of State) 24.03.1972 24.03.1977
25 Shri Siddhartha Shankar Ray Shri Siddhartha Shankar Ray 18.03.1971 20.03.1972
26 Dr. V.K.R.V. Rao Dr. V.K.R.V. Rao 14.02.1969 18.03.1971
27 Triguna Sen Dr. Triguna Sen 16.03.1967 14.02.1969
28 Shri Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed Shri Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed 14.11.1966 13.03.1967
29 Shri M.C. Chagla Shri M.C. Chagla 21.11.1963 13.11.1966
30 Shri Humayun Kabir Shri Humayun Kabir 01.09.1963 21.11.1963
31 Dr. K.L. Shrimali Dr. K.L. Shrimali 10.08.1962 31.08.1963
32 Dr. K.L. Shrimali Dr. K.L. Shrimali (Minister of State) 22.02.1958 10.08.1962
33 Maulana Abu Kalam Azad Maulana Abul Kalam Azad 15.08.1947 22.02.1958