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Dharmendra Pradhan is the Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister of India

The Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas is a ministry of the Government of India which is responsible for the production, refining, marketing, import, export and conversation of petroleum, natural gas and liquified natural gas in India. The ministry is headed by the Cabinet Minister, Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas. Dharmendra Pradhan is the present head of the ministry. Before Pradhan, Marpadi Veerappa Moily from INC was the last minister to held the position. Prominent leaders to have held the position are Mani Shankar Aiyar, Jaipal Reddy and Murli Deora.


S. NoNameFromToPolitical Party
1Dharmendra Pradhan27 May 2014IncumbentBharatiya Janata Party
2Veerappa Moily28 October 2012 26 May 2014Indian National Congress
3Jaipal Reddy19 January 201128 October 2012Indian National Congress
4Murli Deora200618 January 2011Indian National Congress
5Mani Shankar Aiyar20042006Indian National Congress
6Ram Naik 19992004Bharatiya Janata Party



Last Updated on Jan 31, 2020

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