Best Chief Minister of India | All Indian Chief Ministers List

Who is the Best Chief Minister in India | List of all Indian Chief Ministers

Chief Minister of India is the head of the state government in India. The Chief Minister is the head of state executive. The Chief Minister is elected by the majority of the legislative party or elected parties in the state legislature. His tenure is 5 years, with a chance to be re-elected. The governor is the head of the government, but his work adviser is only to sign and advise governmental notification. The following table refers to the names of the all Chief Ministers of the States of India and the Union Territories.

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In 2012, Kejriwal broke with Anna Hazare who did not want the movement to enter politics and founds the "party of the ordinary man" (Aam Aadmi Party). AAP finished second elections in Delhi in December 2013 and Kejriwal became chief minister of a coalition government. He resigned 49 days later after failing to pass an anti-corruption law. Kejriwal is named among the 100 most influential people by Time in 2014.

2. Jyoti Basu

Jyoti Basu

Joti Basu (July 8, 1914 - January 17, 2010) was a Bengali politician belonging to the Communist Party of India (Marxist) from West Bengal, India. He established a record of being India's longest Chief Minister by staying West Bengal Chief Minister from 1977 to 2000. He was a CPI (M) politburo member from 1964 to 2008.

3. Sushma Swaraj

Sushma Swaraj

She resigned from the Union Cabinet in 1998 and contested in the Delhi Assembly. From New Delhi, Hauz Khas seat, she is defeated by Congress's candidate Professor Kiran Walia. Sushma Swaraj became the first woman Chief Minister of Delhi.

4. Sheila Dikshit

Sheila Dikshit

Former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit (born March 31, 1938). Sheila Dikshit is also a prominent politician of the Indian National Congress. In January 2009, Sheila became Chief Minister for the third consecutive term (1998 to 2013). Sheila is the second woman Chief Minister of Delhi.

5. Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Banerjee (Mômota Bôndyopadhyay) is an Indian politician who has been Chief Minister of West Bengal since 2011. Banerjee had previously served as Minister of Railways twice and also became the first woman to serve as Minister of Railroad of India, Ministry of Coal, and Ministry of State for Human Resource Development, Department of Youth and Sports Affairs and Women and Child Development in the Indian government cabinet.

6. Rajnath Singh

Rajnath Singh

Rajnath Singh is an Indian politician. Since May 26, 2014 he served as Minister of the Home Affairs of India in the Government of Narendra Modi. In 2003 and 2004 he was Minister of Agriculture in the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government and Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, in office 28 October 2000 - 8 March 2002.

7. Pinarayi Vijayan

Pinarayi Vijayan

8. Nitish Kumar

Nitish Kumar

He was first elected to the Bihar Legislative Assembly in 1985. In 1987 he became the President of Yuva Lok Dal. In 1989, he was elected Secretary of the Janata Dal in Bihar and in the same year he was also elected a member of the 9th Lok Sabha. In 1990, he joined the Union Cabinet for the first time as Minister of State for Agriculture. He was again elected to the Lok Sabha in 1991 and this time he was elected the National Secretary of the Janata Dal and also became the Deputy Leader of the Janata Dal in Parliament. He was also the Union Minister for Railways and Surface Transport for some time in 1998–1999 and he resigned from the ministerial position after the rail accident in Gasal in August 1999. Based on the development work done by his government in the 2010 Bihar assembly elections, he succeeded in winning his coalition with an overwhelming majority and again became the Chief Minister.

9. Akhilesh Yadav

Akhilesh Yadav

10. Narendra Modi

Narendra Modi

Narendra Damodardas Modi is the 14th Prime Minister of India from 2014 and Member of Parliament from Varanasi. He is the first person born in the independent India to be the Prime Minister of India. Before that, he has been Chief Minister of Gujarat from October 7, 2001 to May 22, 2014. Modi is a member of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS).

11. Omar Abdullah

Omar Abdullah

12. E. M. S. Namboodiripad

E. M. S. Namboodiripad

13. Farooq Abdullah

Farooq Abdullah

14. N. T. Rama Rao

N. T. Rama Rao

15. Naveen Patnaik

Naveen Patnaik

16. V. S. Achuthanandan

V. S. Achuthanandan

17. N. Chandrababu Naidu

N. Chandrababu Naidu

18. A. K. Antony

A. K. Antony

19. Bidhan Chandra Roy

Bidhan Chandra Roy

20. Buddhadeb Bhattacharya

Buddhadeb Bhattacharya

21. C. Achutha Menon

C. Achutha Menon

22. Dasarath Deb

Dasarath Deb

23. E. K. Nayanar

E. K. Nayanar

24. Ghulam Nabi Azad

Ghulam Nabi Azad

25. Gopinath Bordoloi

Gopinath Bordoloi

26. H. D. Deve Gowda

H. D. Deve Gowda

27. H. D. Kumaraswamy

H. D. Kumaraswamy

28. K. Chandrashekar Rao

K. Chandrashekar Rao

29. K. Kamaraj

K. Kamaraj

30. M. Karunanidhi

M. Karunanidhi

31. Manik Sarkar

Manik Sarkar

32. Mayawati

Mayawati

33. Morarji Desai

Morarji Desai

34. Mufti Mohammad Sayeed

Mufti Mohammad Sayeed

35. Mulayam Singh Yadav

Mulayam Singh Yadav

36. N. Kiran Kumar Reddy

N. Kiran Kumar Reddy

37. Nripen Chakraborty

Nripen Chakraborty

38. P. K. Vasudevan Nair

P. K. Vasudevan Nair

39. Parkash Singh Badal

Parkash Singh Badal

40. Tarun Gogoi

Tarun Gogoi

41. V. P. Singh

V. P. Singh

42. Y. S. Rajasekhara Reddy

Y. S. Rajasekhara Reddy

Rajasekhara Reddy was elected Lok Sabha four times from Kadapa to Ninth, Tenth, Eleventh and Twelfth Lok Sabha. Five times Assembly members were elected from Pulivendula. In 2003, he went on foot in Andhra Pradesh. In 2004, under his leadership the Congress won the assembly election.

43. A. J. John

A. J. John

44. A. Subbarayalu Reddiar

A. Subbarayalu Reddiar

45. Abdul Gafoor

Abdul Gafoor

46. Abdul Rehman Antulay

Abdul Rehman Antulay

47. Ajit Jogi

Ajit Jogi

48. Ajoy Kumar Mukherjee

Ajoy Kumar Mukherjee

49. Amarinder Singh

Amarinder Singh

50. Amarsinh Chaudhary

Amarsinh Chaudhary

51. Anandiben Patel

Anandiben Patel

52. Anwara Taimur

Anwara Taimur

53. Arjun Munda

Arjun Munda

54. Arjun Singh

Arjun Singh

55. Ashok Chavan

Ashok Chavan

56. Ashok Gehlot

Ashok Gehlot

57. B. B. Gurung

B. B. Gurung

58. B. B. Lyngdoh

B. B. Lyngdoh

59. B. D. Jatti

B. D. Jatti

60. B. Gopala Reddy

B. Gopala Reddy

61. B. Munuswamy Naidu

B. Munuswamy Naidu

62. B. P. Mandal

B. P. Mandal

63. Babasaheb Bhosale

Babasaheb Bhosale

64. Babu Banarsi Das

Babu Banarsi Das

65. Babubhai J. Patel

Babubhai J. Patel

66. Babulal Gaur

Babulal Gaur

67. Babulal Marandi

Babulal Marandi

68. Balwantrai Mehta

Balwantrai Mehta

69. Banarsi Das Gupta

Banarsi Das Gupta

70. Bansi Lal

Bansi Lal

71. Barkatullah Khan

Barkatullah Khan

72. Beant Singh

Beant Singh

73. Bhagat Singh Koshyari

Bhagat Singh Koshyari

74. Bhagwantrao Mandloi

Bhagwantrao Mandloi

75. Bhagwat Dayal Sharma

Bhagwat Dayal Sharma

76. Bhagwat Jha Azad

Bhagwat Jha Azad

77. Bhairon Singh Shekhawat

Bhairon Singh Shekhawat

78. Bhajan Lal

Bhajan Lal

79. Bhavanam Venkatarami Reddy

Bhavanam Venkatarami Reddy

80. Bhim Sen Sachar

Bhim Sen Sachar

81. Bhola Paswan Shastri

Bhola Paswan Shastri

82. Bhumidhar Barman

Bhumidhar Barman

83. Bhupesh Baghel

Bhupesh Baghel

84. Bhupinder Singh Hooda

Bhupinder Singh Hooda

85. Bhuwan Chandra Khanduri

Bhuwan Chandra Khanduri

86. Biju Patnaik

Biju Patnaik

87. Bimala Prasad Chaliha

Bimala Prasad Chaliha

88. Binayak Acharya

Binayak Acharya

89. Bindeshwari Dubey

Bindeshwari Dubey

90. Binodanand Jha

Binodanand Jha

91. Biplab Kumar Deb

Biplab Kumar Deb

92. Biren Mitra

Biren Mitra

93. Bishnu Ram Medhi

Bishnu Ram Medhi

94. Biswanath Das

Biswanath Das

95. Brish Bhan

Brish Bhan

96. Burgula Ramakrishna Rao

Burgula Ramakrishna Rao

97. C. H. Mohammed Koya

C. H. Mohammed Koya

98. C. Kesavan

C. Kesavan

99. C. N. Annadurai

C. N. Annadurai

100. C. Rajagopalachari

C. Rajagopalachari

101. C. S. Venkatachari

C. S. Venkatachari

102. Ch Chhunga

Ch Chhunga

103. Chandra Bhanu Gupta

Chandra Bhanu Gupta

104. Chandrashekhar Singh

Chandrashekhar Singh

105. Charan Singh

Charan Singh

106. Chaudhary Brahm Prakash

Chaudhary Brahm Prakash

107. Chaudhary Devi Lal

Chaudhary Devi Lal

108. Chhabildas Mehta

Chhabildas Mehta

109. Chimanbhai Patel

Chimanbhai Patel

110. Churchill Alemao

Churchill Alemao

111. Conrad Sangma

Conrad Sangma

112. D. D. Lapang

D. D. Lapang

113. D. Devaraj Urs

D. Devaraj Urs

114. D. V. Sadananda Gowda

D. V. Sadananda Gowda

115. Damodaram Sanjivayya

Damodaram Sanjivayya

116. Darbara Singh

Darbara Singh

117. Daroga Prasad Rai

Daroga Prasad Rai

118. Darwin Diengdoh Pugh

Darwin Diengdoh Pugh

119. Dayanand Bandodkar

Dayanand Bandodkar

120. Deep Narayan Singh

Deep Narayan Singh

121. Devendra Fadnavis

Devendra Fadnavis

122. Dharam Singh

Dharam Singh

123. Digambar Kamat

Digambar Kamat

124. Digvijaya Singh

Digvijaya Singh

125. Dilip Parikh

Dilip Parikh

126. Donkupar Roy

Donkupar Roy

127. Dorjee Khandu

Dorjee Khandu

128. Dwarka Prasad Mishra

Dwarka Prasad Mishra

129. E. K. Mawlong

E. K. Mawlong

130. Edappadi K. Palaniswami

Edappadi K. Palaniswami

131. Edouard Goubert

Edouard Goubert

132. Flinder Anderson Khonglam

Flinder Anderson Khonglam

133. Francisco Sardinha

Francisco Sardinha

134. Gegong Apang

Gegong Apang

135. Ghanshyam Oza

Ghanshyam Oza

136. Ghulam Mohammad Shah

Ghulam Mohammad Shah

137. Ghulam Mohammed Sadiq

Ghulam Mohammed Sadiq

138. Gian Singh Rarewala

Gian Singh Rarewala

139. Giani Gurmukh Singh Musafir

Giani Gurmukh Singh Musafir

140. Giridhar Gamang

Giridhar Gamang

141. Golap Borbora

Golap Borbora

142. Gopi Chand Bhargava

Gopi Chand Bhargava

143. Govind Ballabh Pant

Govind Ballabh Pant

144. Govind Narayan Singh

Govind Narayan Singh

145. Gurmukh Nihal Singh

Gurmukh Nihal Singh

146. Gurnam Singh

Gurnam Singh

147. Harcharan Singh Brar

Harcharan Singh Brar

148. Harekrushna Mahatab

Harekrushna Mahatab

149. Hari Dev Joshi

Hari Dev Joshi

150. Harihar Singh

Harihar Singh

151. Harish Rawat

Harish Rawat

152. Heera Lal Shastri

Heera Lal Shastri

153. Hemananda Biswal

Hemananda Biswal

154. Hemant Soren

Hemant Soren

155. Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna

Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna

156. Hira Lal Devpura

Hira Lal Devpura

157. Hitendra Kanaiyalal Desai

Hitendra Kanaiyalal Desai

158. Hiteswar Saikia

Hiteswar Saikia

159. Hokishe Sema

Hokishe Sema

160. Hukam Singh

Hukam Singh

161. J. D. Rymbai

J. D. Rymbai

162. J. H. Patel

J. H. Patel

163. Jagadish Shettar

Jagadish Shettar

164. Jagannath Mishra

Jagannath Mishra

165. Jagannath Pahadia

Jagannath Pahadia

166. Jai Narayan Vyas

Jai Narayan Vyas

167. Jai Ram Thakur

Jai Ram Thakur

168. Jalagam Vengala Rao

Jalagam Vengala Rao

169. Janaki Ballabh Patnaik

Janaki Ballabh Patnaik

170. Janaki Ramachandran

Janaki Ramachandran

171. Jarbom Gamlin

Jarbom Gamlin

172. Jitan Ram Manjhi

Jitan Ram Manjhi

173. Jivraj Narayan Mehta

Jivraj Narayan Mehta

174. Jogendra Nath Hazarika

Jogendra Nath Hazarika

175. John Bosco Jasokie

John Bosco Jasokie

176. K. B. Sahay

K. B. Sahay

177. K. Chengalaraya Reddy

K. Chengalaraya Reddy

178. K. Hanumanthaiah

K. Hanumanthaiah

179. K. Karunakaran

K. Karunakaran

180. K. L. Chishi

K. L. Chishi

181. K. Rosaiah

K. Rosaiah

182. Kadidal Manjappa

Kadidal Manjappa

183. Kailash Chandra Joshi

Kailash Chandra Joshi

184. Kailash Nath Katju

Kailash Nath Katju

185. Kalikho Pul

Kalikho Pul

186. Kalyan Singh

Kalyan Singh

187. Kamal Nath

Kamal Nath

188. Kamlapati Tripathi

Kamlapati Tripathi

189. Karpoori Thakur

Karpoori Thakur

190. Kasu Brahmananda Reddy

Kasu Brahmananda Reddy

191. Kazi Lhendup Dorjee

Kazi Lhendup Dorjee

192. Kedar Pandey

Kedar Pandey

193. Kesab Chandra Gogoi

Kesab Chandra Gogoi

194. Kotla Vijaya Bhaskara Reddy

Kotla Vijaya Bhaskara Reddy

195. Kurma Venkata Reddy Naidu

Kurma Venkata Reddy Naidu

196. Lachhman Singh Gill

Lachhman Singh Gill

197. Lal Thanhawla

Lal Thanhawla

198. Laldenga

Laldenga

199. Laxmikant Parsekar

Laxmikant Parsekar

200. Longjam Thambou Singh

Longjam Thambou Singh

201. Luis Proto Barbosa

Luis Proto Barbosa

202. Luizinho Faleiro

Luizinho Faleiro

203. M. Bakthavatsalam

M. Bakthavatsalam

204. M. D. R. Ramachandran

M. D. R. Ramachandran

205. M. K. Vellodi

M. K. Vellodi

206. M. O. H. Farook

M. O. H. Farook

207. M. Veerappa Moily

M. Veerappa Moily

208. Madan Lal Khurana

Madan Lal Khurana

209. Madhav Singh Solanki

Madhav Singh Solanki

210. Mahamaya Prasad Sinha

Mahamaya Prasad Sinha

211. Mahendra Mohan Choudhry

Mahendra Mohan Choudhry

212. Mairembam Koireng Singh

Mairembam Koireng Singh

213. Manohar Joshi

Manohar Joshi

214. Manohar Lal Khattar

Manohar Lal Khattar

215. Marotrao Kannamwar

Marotrao Kannamwar

216. Marri Chenna Reddy

Marri Chenna Reddy

217. Mohammed Alimuddin

Mohammed Alimuddin

218. Mohan Lal Sukhadia

Mohan Lal Sukhadia

219. Motilal Vora

Motilal Vora

220. Mukul Sangma

Mukul Sangma

221. Mukut Mithi

Mukut Mithi

222. N. D. Tiwari

N. D. Tiwari

223. N. Janardhana Reddy

N. Janardhana Reddy

224. N. Rangaswamy

N. Rangaswamy

225. Nabakrushna Choudhury

Nabakrushna Choudhury

226. Nabam Tuki

Nabam Tuki

227. Nadendla Bhaskara Rao

Nadendla Bhaskara Rao

228. Nandini Satpathy

Nandini Satpathy

229. Nar Bahadur Bhandari

Nar Bahadur Bhandari

230. Narayan Rane

Narayan Rane

231. Nareshchandra Singh

Nareshchandra Singh

232. Neelam Sanjiva Reddy

Neelam Sanjiva Reddy

233. Neiphiu Rio

Neiphiu Rio

234. Nilamani Routray

Nilamani Routray

235. Nityanand Swami

Nityanand Swami

236. Nongthombam Biren Singh

Nongthombam Biren Singh

237. O. P. Ramaswamy Reddiyar

O. P. Ramaswamy Reddiyar

238. O. Panneerselvam

O. Panneerselvam

239. Okram Ibobi Singh

Okram Ibobi Singh

240. Om Prakash Chautala

Om Prakash Chautala

241. Oommen Chandy

Oommen Chandy

242. P. A. Sangma

P. A. Sangma

243. P. K. Sawant

P. K. Sawant

244. P. S. Kumaraswamy Raja

P. S. Kumaraswamy Raja

245. P. Shanmugam

P. Shanmugam

246. P. Shilu Ao

P. Shilu Ao

247. P. Subbarayan

P. Subbarayan

248. P. T. Rajan

P. T. Rajan

249. Panampilly Govinda Menon

Panampilly Govinda Menon

250. Partap Singh Kairon

Partap Singh Kairon

251. Parur T. K. Narayana Pillai

Parur T. K. Narayana Pillai

252. Pattom A. Thanu Pillai

Pattom A. Thanu Pillai

253. Pawan Kumar Chamling

Pawan Kumar Chamling

254. Pema Khandu

Pema Khandu

255. Prafulla Chandra Ghosh

Prafulla Chandra Ghosh

256. Prafulla Chandra Sen

Prafulla Chandra Sen

257. Prafulla Kumar Das

Prafulla Kumar Das

258. Prafulla Kumar Mahanta

Prafulla Kumar Mahanta

259. Prakash Chandra Sethi

Prakash Chandra Sethi

260. Pramod Sawant

Pramod Sawant

261. Pratapsingh Rane

Pratapsingh Rane

262. Prem Khandu Thungan

Prem Khandu Thungan

263. Prem Kumar Dhumal

Prem Kumar Dhumal

264. Prithviraj Chavan

Prithviraj Chavan

265. R. Gundu Rao

R. Gundu Rao

266. R. Sankar

R. Sankar

267. R. V. Janakiraman

R. V. Janakiraman

268. Radhabinod Koijam

Radhabinod Koijam

269. Radhika Ranjan Gupta

Radhika Ranjan Gupta

270. Raghbir Singh

Raghbir Singh

271. Raghubar Das

Raghubar Das

272. Raj Kumar Dorendra Singh

Raj Kumar Dorendra Singh

273. Raj Kumar Jaichandra Singh

Raj Kumar Jaichandra Singh

274. Raj Kumar Ranbir Singh

Raj Kumar Ranbir Singh

275. Raja of Bobbili

Raja of Bobbili

276. Raja of Panagal

Raja of Panagal

277. Rajendra Narayan Singh Deo

Rajendra Narayan Singh Deo

278. Rajinder Kaur Bhattal

Rajinder Kaur Bhattal

279. Ram Kishan

Ram Kishan

280. Ram Naresh Yadav

Ram Naresh Yadav

281. Ram Prakash Gupta

Ram Prakash Gupta

282. Ram Sundar Das

Ram Sundar Das

283. Ramakrishna Hegde

Ramakrishna Hegde

284. Raman Singh

Raman Singh

285. Rao Birender Singh

Rao Birender Singh

286. Ravi S. Naik

Ravi S. Naik

287. Ravishankar Shukla

Ravishankar Shukla

288. Rishang Keishing

Rishang Keishing

289. S. Bangarappa

S. Bangarappa

290. S. C. Jamir

S. C. Jamir

291. S. C. Marak

S. C. Marak

292. S. M. Krishna

S. M. Krishna

293. S. Nijalingappa

S. Nijalingappa

294. S. R. Bommai

S. R. Bommai

295. S. R. Kanthi

S. R. Kanthi

296. Sachindra Lal Singh

Sachindra Lal Singh

297. Sadashiva Tripathy

Sadashiva Tripathy

298. Sahib Singh Verma

Sahib Singh Verma

299. Samir Ranjan Barman

Samir Ranjan Barman

300. Sampurnanand

Sampurnanand