List of Finance and Prime Ministers of India

Dear Readers,we have compiled the List of Finance and Prime Ministers of India. We hope, it will help you in Competitive exams.

Prime Minister Finance Minister Term of office Political party
(Alliance)

Jawaharlal     Nehru
(Vice President of the interim govt)

Liaquat Ali Khan 29 October 1946 14 August 1947 All-India Muslim League
Jawaharlal Nehru R. K. Shanmukham Chetty 15 August 1947 1949

Indian National Congress

John Mathai 1949 1950
C. D. Deshmukh 29 May 1950 1957
T. T. Krishnamachari 1957 13 February 1958
Jawaharlal Nehru 13 February 1958 13 March 1958
Morarji Desai 13 March 1958 29 August 1963
Jawaharlal Nehru,
Lal Bahadur Shastri
T. T. Krishnamachari 29 August 1963 1965
Lal Bahadur Shastri,
Indira Gandhi
Sachindra Chaudhuri 1965 13 March 1967
Indira Gandhi Morarji Desai 13 March 1967 16 July 1969
Indira Gandhi 1970 1971
Yashwantrao Chavan 1971 1975
Chidambaram Subramaniam 1975 1977
 

 

Morarji Desai

Haribhai M. Patel 24 March 1977 24 January 1979 Janata Party
Charan Singh 24 January 1979 28 July 1979
Charan Singh Hemvati Nandan Bahuguna 28 July 1979 14 January 1980 Janata Party (Secular)
 Indira Gandhi R. Venkataraman 14 January 1980 15 January 1982  

 

 

Indian National Congress

Pranab Mukherjee 15 January 1982 31 December 1984
 Rajiv Gandhi V. P. Singh 31 December 1984 24 January 1987
Rajiv Gandhi 24 January 1987 25 July 1987
N. D. Tiwari 25 July 1987 25 June 1988
Shankarrao Chavan 25 June 1988 2 December 1989
V. P. Singh Madhu Dandavate 2 December 1989 10 November 1990 Janata Dal
(National Front)
Chandra Shekhar Yashwant Sinha 10 November 1990 21 June 1991 Samajwadi Janata Party
(National Front)
P. V. Narasimha Rao Manmohan Singh 21 June 1991 16 May 1996 Indian National Congress
Atal Bihari Vajpayee Jaswant Singh 16 May 1996 1 June 1996 Bharatiya Janata Party
H. D. Deve Gowda P. Chidambaram 1 June 1996 21 April 1997 Tamil Maanila Congress
(United Front)
I. K. Gujral I. K. Gujral 21 April 1997 1 May 1997  

Janata Dal
(United Front)

P. Chidambaram 1 May 1997 19 March 1998 Tamil Maanila Congress
(United Front)
Atal Bihari Vajpayee Yashwant Sinha 19 March 1998 1 July 2002  

Bharatiya Janata Party

(National Democratic Alliance)

Jaswant Singh 1 July 2002 22 May 2004
 Manmohan Singh P. Chidambaram 22 May 2004 30 November 2008  

Indian National Congress
(United Progressive Alliance)

Manmohan Singh 30 November 2008 24 January 2009
Pranab Mukherjee 24 January 2009 26 June 2012
Manmohan Singh 26 June 2012 31 July 2012
P. Chidambaram 31 July 2012 26 May 2014
Narendra Modi Arun Jaitley 26 May 2014 Incumbent Bharatiya Janata Party
(National Democratic Alliance)

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