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Ministry of Women and Child Development


Maneka Gandhi is the Current Women and Child Development Minister of India

Ministry of Women and Child Development


The ministry of Women and Child Development was established in 1985 and was initially a part of the Ministry of Human Resource Development. It was made a separate ministry in the year 2006. It works for the formulation and administration of the rules, regulations and laws related to women and child development in India. Maneka Gandhi is the head of the ministry who took the charge in May 2014. Krishna Tirath was the last Minister of Women and Child Development. Mamata Bannerjee was the first Minister to held the position from 2006 to 2009.

List of Ministers of Women and Child Development

S. NoNameFromToPolitical Party
1Maneka Gandhi 27 May 2014IncumbentBharatiya Janata Party
2Krishna Tirath20092014Indian National Congress
3Mamata Banerjee20062009Trinamool Congress

Minister of State : Dr. Virendra Kumar
Last Updated on Sept 07, 2017