First Munda ministry

This is a list of minister from Arjun Munda cabinets starting from 18 March 2003 – 2 March 2005. Arjun Munda is the leader of Bharatiya Janata Party was sworn in the Chief Ministers of Jharkhand in 18 March 2003. Here is the list of the ministers of his ministry.[1][2][3]

First Munda ministry
Ministry of Jharkhand
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Date formed18 March 2003
Date dissolved2 March 2005
People and organisations
Head of stateHon'ble Governor of Jharkhand M. Rama Jois
Head of governmentArjun Munda
No. of ministers6
Total no. of members6
Member partiesBharatiya Janata Party
All Jharkhand Students Union
Status in legislatureCoalition
Opposition partyIndian National Congress
Jharkhand Mukti Morcha
Outgoing election2005
Legislature term(s)5 years
PredecessorBabulal Marandi ministry
SuccessorShibu Soren first ministry

Arjun Munda along with five minister, took oath of office on 18 March, one minister from Bharatiya Janata Party, one minister from Jharkhand Vanachal Congress and two from minister from All Jharkhand Students Union as well as one Independent.[4]


SI No. Name Constituency Department Party
1. Arjun Munda
Chief Minister
Kharsawan BJP
2. Sudesh Mahto Silli AJSU
3. Pashupati Nath Singh Dhanbad BJP
4. Samresh Singh Bokaro JVC
5. Joba Majhi Manoharpur UGDP
6. Madhavlal Singh Gomia IND

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Arjun Munda to replace Marandi". 17 March 2003. Retrieved 20 September 2019.
  2. ^ "Arjun Munda takes oath as Jharkhand CM".
  3. ^ "Munda stakes claim". The Hindu. 18 March 2003. Archived from the original on 3 May 2003.
  4. ^ "BJP paying the price for `dithering'". The Hindu. 18 March 2003. Archived from the original on 3 September 2004.