Headlines

Maha portfolio allocation: Ajit Pawar gets Finance, Aaditya Thackeray gets Environment, Tourism


Radhika Dhawad | Jan 4, 2020 22:04

Maharashtra portfolio allocation: Days after the government was formed in Maharashtra and ministers took oath on December 30th, their much speculated portfolios got allotted on Saturday evening. Thackeray inducted a total of 36 ministers in his one-month-old coalition government comprising the Shiv Sena, NCP, and Congress. 

As per Nation Next sources, here’s the final list that has been sent to Governor of Maharashtra Bhagat Singh Koshyari by CM Uddhav Thackeray for approval:

महाविकास आघाडीच मंत्रिमंडळ..

(१) उद्धव ठाकरे (मुख्यमंत्री) – सामान्य प्रशासन व कायदा सुव्यवस्था (General Administration Department, IT, Law and Judiciary)

(२) एकनाथ शिंदे – नगर विकास/MSRDC (Urban Development Department, Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation)

(३) सुभाष देसाई – उद्योग/MIDC (Industries)

(४) अनिल परब – परिवहन/संसदीय कार्य (Transport and Parliamentary Affairs)

(५) दादा भुसे – कृषी (Agriculture)

(६) आदित्य ठाकरे – पर्यावरण/पर्यटन (Tourism, Environment and Protocol)

(७) संजय राठोड – वन (Forest)

(८) उदय सामंत – उच्च व तंत्र शिक्षण (Higher and Technical Education)

(९) शंकरराव गडाख – जलसंधारण (Water conservation)

(१०) गुलाबराव पाटील – पाणी पुरवठा (Water supply and sanitation)

(११) संदीपान भुमरे – रोजगार हमी/फलोत्पादन (Employment Guarantee and Horticulture)

(१२) अजित पवार (उप मुख्यमंत्री) – वित्त व नियोजन (Finance and Planning)

(१३) जयंत पाटील – जलसंपदा (Irrigation)

(१४) छगन भुजबळ – अन्न व नागरी पुरवठा (Food and Civil Supplies)

(१५) अनिल देशमुख – गृह (Home)

(१६) दिलीप वळसे पाटील – उत्पादन शुल्क/कौशल्य विकास (Excise/ Skill Development)

(१७) नवाब मलिक – कामगार/अल्पसंख्यांक (Labour/Minority)

(१८) धनंजय मुंडे – सामाजिक न्याय (Social Justice)

(१९) बाळासाहेब पाटील – सहकार/पणन (Co-operation)

(२०) जितेंद्र आव्हाड – गृहनिर्माण (Housing)

(२१) के. सी. पाडवी – आदिवासी विकास (Tribal Affairs Department)

(२२) राजेश टोपे – आरोग्य (Public Health Department)

(२३) बाळासाहेब थोरात – महसूल – (Revenue)

(२४) नवाब मलिक – कामगार/अल्पसंख्यांक (Minority Affairs)

(२५) अशोक चव्हाण – सार्वजनिक बांधकाम (Public Works Department)

(२६) सुनील केदार – दुग्ध व पशु संवर्धन – (Dairy and Animal Husbandry, Youth and Sports welfare)

(२७) वर्षा गायकवाड – शालेय शिक्षण (School Education)

(२८) अमित देशमुख – वैद्यकीय शिक्षण (Medical Education and Cultural Affairs)

(२९) विजय वडेट्टीवार – मदत/पुनर्वसन/खार जमीन (OBC ministry, Relief & Rehabilitation, Salt-pan development)

(३०) यशोमती ठाकूर – महिला व बाल कल्याण (Women and Children Welfare)

(३१) नितीन राऊत – ऊर्जा (Power)

(३२) हसन मुश्रीफ – ग्राम विकास (Rural Development)

(३३) राजेंद्र शिंगणे – अन्न व औषध प्रशासन (Food & Drugs Administration)

(३४) अस्लम शेख – वस्त्रोद्योग/बंदर/मत्स्य (Textile, Fisheries and Ports)

Minister of State:

Abdul Sattar (Shiv Sena) – Revenue, Rural development, Port, Salt pans

Satej Patil (Congress) – Home (Urban), Housing, Transport, IT, Parliamentary Affairs

Shambhuraje Desai (Shiv Sena) – Home (Rural), Finance, Excise, Skill Development, Marketing

Bachchu Kadu (Prahar Party) – Irrigation, School Education, Women and child Welfare, Labour, OBC Ministry

Dattatraya Bharne (NCP) – PWD, Forest, Dairy Development, Animal Husbandry, Fisheries, General Administration

Vishwajeet Kadam (Congress) – Cooperation, Agriculture, Social Justice, Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Protection, Minority Development and Marathi Language Development

Rajendra Patil-Yadravkar (Independent) – Public Health, Medical Education, FDA, Textiles

Sanjay Bansode (NCP) – Environment, MSRDC, Employment Guarantee, Parliamentary Affairs, Water Supply and Sanitation

Prajakt Tanpure (NCP) – Urban Development, Power, Tribal Affairs, Higher and Technical Education, Relief and Rehabilitation, Disaster Management

Aditi Tatkare (NCP) – Tourism, Industries, Protocol,

Below: Check the government’s official list

Maharashtra portfolio allocation list

Also read: Anil Deshmukh to be new Home Minister of Maharashtra