Piyush Goyal Is The New Textile Minister

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Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal has been given additional charge of Ministry of Textiles in the recent cabinet reshuffle and expansion. Piyush Goyal will continue to hold the portfolios of Commerce and Industry Ministry, and Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution.

Goyal takes over from Smriti Irani who took charge of the Textiles Ministry in July 2016, and in 2019 was given the additional portfolio of Ministry of Women and Child Development. She is now in charge of the Ministry of Women and Child Development.

Cabinet reshuffle: Full list of ministers in PM Modi’s Cabinet
The President of India, as advised by the Prime Minister, has directed the allocation of portfolios among the following members of the Council of Ministers

Shri Narendra Modi Prime Minister and also in-charge of:
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions;
Department of Atomic Energy;
Department of Space;
All important policy issues; and
All other portfolios not allocated to any Minister
CABINET MINISTERS
1Shri Raj Nath SinghMinister of Defence
2Shri Amit ShahMinister of Home Affairs and Minister of Cooperation
3Shri Nitin Jairam GadkariMinister of Road Transport and Highways
4Smt. Nirmala SitharamanMinister of Finance and  Minister of Corporate Affairs
5Shri Narendra Singh TomarMinister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare
6Dr. Subrahmanyam JaishankarMinister of External Affairs
7Shri Arjun MundaMinister of Tribal Affairs
8Smt. Smriti Zubin IraniMinister of Women and Child Development
9Shri Piyush GoyalMinister of Commerce and Industry; Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution; and Minister of Textiles
10Shri Dharmendra PradhanMinister of Education; and Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship
11Shri Pralhad JoshiMinister of Parliamentary Affairs; Minister of Coal; and Minister of Mines
12Shri Narayan Tatu RaneMinister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
13Shri Sarbananda SonowalMinister of Ports, Shipping and Waterways; and Minister of AYUSH
14Shri Mukhtar Abbas NaqviMinister of Minority Affairs
15Dr. Virendra KumarMinister of Social Justice and Empowerment
16Shri Giriraj SinghMinister of Rural Development; and Minister of Panchayati Raj
17Shri Jyotiraditya M. ScindiaMinister of Civil Aviation
18Shri Ramchandra Prasad SinghMinister of Steel
19Shri Ashwini VaishnawMinister of Railways; Minister of Communications; and Minister of Electronics and Information Technology
20Shri Pashu Pati Kumar ParasMinister of Food Processing Industries
21Shri Gajendra Singh ShekhawatMinister of Jal Shakti
22Shri Kiren RijijuMinister of Law and Justice
23Shri Raj Kumar SinghMinister of Power; and Minister of New and Renewable Energy
24Shri Hardeep Singh PuriMinister of Petroleum and Natural Gas; and Minister of Housing and Urban Affairs
25Shri Mansukh MandaviyaMinister of Health and Family Welfare; and Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers
26Shri Bhupender YadavMinister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change; and Minister of Labour and Employment
27Dr. Mahendra Nath PandeyMinister of Heavy Industries
28Shri Parshottam RupalaMinister of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying
29Shri G. Kishan ReddyMinister of Culture; Minister of Tourism; and Minister of Development of North Eastern Region
30Shri Anurag Singh ThakurMinister of Information and Broadcasting; and Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports
MINISTERS OF STATE (INDEPENDENT CHARGE)
1Rao Inderjit SinghMinister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation; Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Planning; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Corporate Affairs
2Dr. Jitendra SinghMinister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Science and Technology; Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Earth Sciences; Minister of State in the Prime Minister’s Office; Minister of State in the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions; Minister of State in the Department of Atomic Energy; and Minister of State in the Department of Space
MINISTERS OF STATE
1Shri Shripad Yesso NaikMinister of State in the Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Tourism
2Shri Faggansingh KulasteMinister of State in the Ministry of Steel; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Rural Development
3Shri Prahalad Singh PatelMinister of State in the Ministry of Jal Shakti; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Food Processing Industries
4Shri Ashwini Kumar ChoubeyMinister of State in the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change
5Shri Arjun Ram MeghwalMinister of State in the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Culture
6General (Retd.) V. K. SinghMinister of State in the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Civil Aviation
7Shri Krishan PalMinister of State in the Ministry of Power; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Heavy Industries
8Shri Danve Raosaheb DadaraoMinister of State in the Ministry of Railways; Minister of State in the Ministry of Coal; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Mines
9Shri Ramdas AthawaleMinister of State in the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
10Sadhvi Niranjan JyotiMinister of State in the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Rural Development
11Dr. Sanjeev Kumar BalyanMinister of State in the Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying
12Shri Nityanand RaiMinister of State in the Ministry of Home Affairs
13Shri Pankaj ChaowdharyMinister of State in the Ministry of Finance
14Smt. Anupriya Singh PatelMinister of State in the Ministry of Commerce and Industry
15Prof. S. P. Singh BaghelMinister of State in the Ministry of Law and Justice
16Shri Rajeev ChandrasekharMinister of State in the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology
17Sushri Shobha KarandlajeMinister of State in the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare
18Shri Bhanu Pratap Singh VermaMinister of State in the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
19Smt. Darshana Vikram JardoshMinister of State in the Ministry of Textiles; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Railways
20Shri V. MuraleedharanMinister of State in the Ministry of External Affairs; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs
21Smt. Meenakashi LekhiMinister of State in the Ministry of External Affairs; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Culture
22Shri Som ParkashMinister of State in the Ministry of Commerce and Industry
23Smt. Renuka Singh SarutaMinister of State in the Ministry of Tribal Affairs
24Shri Rameswar TeliMinister of State in the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Labour and Employment
25Shri Kailash ChoudharyMinister of State in the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare
26Smt. Annpurna DeviMinister of State in the Ministry of Education
27Shri A. NarayanaswamyMinister of State in the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
28Shri Kaushal KishoreMinister of State in the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs
29Shri Ajay BhattMinister of State in the Ministry of Defence; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Tourism
30Shri B. L. VermaMinister of State in the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Cooperation
31Shri Ajay KumarMinister of State in the Ministry of Home Affairs
32Shri Devusinh ChauhanMinister of State in the Ministry of Communications
33Shri Bhagwanth KhubaMinister of State in the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers
34Shri Kapil Moreshwar PatilMinister of State in the Ministry of Panchayati Raj
35Sushri Pratima BhoumikMinister of State in the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
36Dr. Subhas SarkarMinister of State in the Ministry of Education
37Dr. Bhagwat Kishanrao KaradMinister of State in the Ministry of Finance
38Dr. Rajkumar Ranjan SinghMinister of State in the Ministry of External Affairs; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Education
39Dr. Bharati Pravin PawarMinister of State in the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
40Shri Bishweswar TuduMinister of State in the Ministry of Tribal Affairs; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Jal Shakti
41Shri Shantanu ThakurMinister of State in the Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways
42Dr. Munjapara MahendrabhaiMinister of State in the Ministry of Women and Child Development; and Minister of State in the Ministry of AYUSH
43Shri John BarlaMinister of State in the Ministry of Minority Affairs
44Dr. L. MuruganMinister of State in the Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
45Shri Nisith PramanikMinister of State in the Ministry of Home Affairs; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports
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  1. Well now the New textiles minister Piyush Goyal will soon review a proposed Rs 10,683-crore production-linked incentive (PLI) scheme for products made of man-made fibre and technical textiles, and for reducing the lofty turnover and investment targets for companies to avail of benefits.

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