On 31 May 2019, Nirmala Sitharaman was appointed as the finance and corporate affairs minister. She is India’s first full-time female finance minister.
Who was the first female finance minister?
Assam’s first female finance minister Ajanta Neog to table Budget on July 16 – India News.
Who is the 1st finance minister of India?
Shanmukham Chetty (1892 – 1953) was an economist. Chetty graduated from the prestigious Madras Christian College . He became the first finance minister of India after it became independent in 1947.
Who is the first woman chief minister of Assam?
Syeda Anwara Taimur (24 November 1936 – 28 September 2020) was an Indian politician, who was the chief minister of the Indian state of Assam from 6 December 1980 to 30 June 1981.
Who is India’s youngest CM?
Amarinder Singh (b. 11 March 1942) of Punjab is the oldest chief minister while Arunachal Pradesh’s Pema Khandu (b. 21 August 1979) is the youngest.
Who is current education minister?
The current education minister is Dharmendra Pradhan, a member of the Council of Ministers.
Ministry of Education (India)
|Jurisdiction||Republic of India|
|Headquarters||Shastri Bhawan, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Road, New Delhi|
|Annual budget||₹93,224 crore (US$13 billion) (2021–22)|
|Minister responsible||Dharmedra Pradhan, Cabinet Minister|
Who presented the first budget of India?
Wilson presented his budget on February 18, 1860. He introduced three kinds of taxes- income tax, license tax and tobacco duty. However, only the first one went through, as the other two were dropped on the demand of the governor-general of India, Charles Canning.