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Smt Nirmala Sitharaman, Hon'ble Finance Minister
Hon'ble Finance Minister

Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman

Hon'ble Finance Minister

Title Details
Party Bharatiya Janata Party
Father's Name Shri Narayanan Sitharaman
Mother's Name Shrimati Savitri
Date of Birth 18 August 1959
Place of Birth Madurai (Tamil Nadu)
Marital Status Married
Date of Marriage 12 September 1986
Spouse's Name Dr. Parakala Prabhakar
Children One daughter
Educational Qualifications M.A. (Economics), M.Phil, Educated at Seethalakshmi Ramaswamy College, Tiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu and Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi
Profession Economist and Political and Social Worker
Permanent Address C/o, K. LAKSHMI NARAYAN, 911, 21st Main, 38th Cross, 4th T-Block, Jayanagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka560041 Tel. - 080-26548557
Present Address 15, Safdarjung Road, New Delhi. Tel. - 23793791, 23793792
Position Held
2003-2005 Member, National Commission for Women
26 May 2014 - 9 Nov. 2014 Minister of State in the Ministry of Finance; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Corporate Affairs
26 May 2014 - 3 Sept. 2017 Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry
June 2014 Elected to Rajya Sabha (resigned w.e.f. 17 June 2016)
July 2016 Elected to Rajya Sabha (second term)
3 Sept. 2017 - 30 May 2019 Minister of Defence
31 May 2019 - 9 June 2024 Minister of Finance and Minister of Corporate Affairs
July 2022 Re-elected to Rajya Sabha (third term)
10 June 2024 onwards Minister of Finance and Minister of Corporate Affairs