Who is a chief minister?
A Chief Minister is the head of government of each of twenty-nine states and two union territories (National Capital Territory of Delhi & Puducherry). chief minister heads a state government’s council of ministers and can be deputed in that role by a deputy chief minister.
Who is a Governor?
The Governor is a state’s de jure head, but de facto executive authority rests with the chief minister.
|Andhra Pradesh||N. Chandrababu Naidu||E. S. L. Narasimhan|
|Arunachal Pradesh||Pema Khandu||Brigadier BD Mishra (Retd)|
|Assam||Sarabananda Sonowal||Jagdish Mukhi|
|Bihar||Nitish Kumar||Lalji Tandon|
|Chhattisgarh||Bhupesh Baghel||Anandiben Patel (Additional Charge)|
|Delhi||Arvind Kejriwal||Anil Baijal (Lt. Governor)|
|Goa||Manohar Parrikar||Mridula Sinha|
|Gujarat||Vijaybhai R. Rupani||Om Prakash Kohli|
|Haryana||Manohar Lal Khattar||Satyadev Narayan Arya|
|Himachal Pradesh||Jairam Thakur||Acharya Dev Vrat|
|Jammu and Kashmir||(State under Governor’s Rule)||Satya Pal Malik|
|Jharkhand||Raghuvar Das||Draupadi Murmu|
|Karnataka||HD Kumaraswamy||Vajubhai Rudabhai Vala|
|Kerala||Pinarayi Vijayan||P. Sathasivam|
|Madhya Pradesh||Kamal Nath||Anandiben Patel|
|Maharashtra||Devendra Fadnavis||C. Vidyasagar Rao|
|Manipur||N Biren Singh||Najma Heptulla|
|Meghalaya||Conrad Kongkal Sangma||Tathagata Roy|
|Nagaland||Neiphiu Rio||Padmanabha Balakrishna Acharya|
|Odisha||Naveen Patnaik||Professor Ganeshi Lal|
|Puducherry||V Narayanasamy||Kiran Bedi (Lt. Governor)|
|Punjab||Amarinder Singh||VP Singh Badnore|
|Rajasthan||Ashok Gehlot||Kalyan Singh|
|Sikkim||Pawan Kumar Chamling||Ganga Prasad|
|Tamil Nadu||Edappadi K. Palaniswami||Banwarilal Purohit|
|Telangana||K. Chandrashekar Rao (KTR)||E. S. L. Narasimhan (Additional Charge)|
|Tripura||Biplab Kumar Deb||Kaptan Singh Solanki|
|Uttar Pradesh||Yogi Adityanath||Ram Naik|
|Uttarakhand||Trivendra Singh Rawat||Baby Rani Maurya|
|West Bengal||Mamata Banerjee||Keshari Nath Tripathi|
Frequently Asked Questions on CM & Governors
A person who meets the below Criteria is eligible as a Chief Minister
Must be a citizen of India.
should be a member of the state legislature.
Must be of 25 years of age or more.
The Chief Minster of any state in India is not eligible to vote in president election if he is a member of the upper house of the state legislature.
Can a person be chief minister without becoming an MLA?
Yes, With out becoming an MLA a perosn can become a chief minister if he/she must take sign from governor.
Who elects chief minister?
What is the Qualification of Governor in India?
Governor of any Indian state should be a Indian citizen and is not below the age of 35 years. He should not hold any office of profit either in the central or in the state government.
Who is the First Governor of India?
Lord William Bentinck (1833) was the 1st Governor-General of British India.
Chakravarti Rajagopalachari (10 December 1878 – 25 December 1972) was the first Indian-born governor-general as India soon became a Republic in 1950
Who is the first lady governor of India?
Sarojini Naidu was the first lady governor of Indian and she was
appointed to the Governor of the United Provinces.