Minister of Development of North Eastern Region (India)

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Minister of Development of North Eastern Region
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Incumbent
Jitendra Singh

since 9 November 2014
Minister of Development of North Eastern Region
StyleThe Honourable
Member ofCabinet of India
AppointerPresident
on the advice of the Prime Minister
Inaugural holderBijoy Krishna Handique
Formation31 May 2009

The Minister of Development of North Eastern Region is the head of the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region and one of the cabinet ministers of the Government of India.

The current Minister of Development of North Eastern Region is Jitendra Singh, Minister of State (Independent Charge).Narnarayan Setu The bridge at Brahmaputra river at Joghighopa under Bongaigaon was inaugurated on April 15, 1998 by Atal Bihari

Ministers[edit]

Name Term of office Political party
(Alliance)
Prime Minister Reference
1 Bijoy Krishna Handique 31 May 2009 19 July 2011 Congress
UPA
Manmohan Singh [1]
2 Paban Singh Ghatowar[2] 19 July 2011 26 May 2014
3 Gen. V. K. Singh[2] 26 May 2014 9 November 2014 BJP
NDA
Narendra Modi [3]
4 Jitendra Singh[2] 9 November 2014 Incumbent

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fifteenth Lok Sabha, Members Bioprofile : Handique,Shri Bijoy Krishna". loksabha.nic.in. National Informatics Centre/Lok Sabha. Retrieved 21 October 2014.
  2. ^ a b c Minister of State (Independent Charge)
  3. ^ "Sixteenth Lok Sabha, Members Bioprofile : Singh,Gen. (Retd.) Vijay Kumar". loksabha.nic.in. National Informatics Centre/Lok Sabha. Retrieved 21 October 2014.

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