Sir Syed Muhammad Saadullah was the first chief minister of Assam served from 1st April 1937 to 19th September 1938. Anwara Taimur was the first female chief minister of Assam. Let’s uncover the list of all chief ministers of Assam starting from 1937 to 2023.
Himanta Biswa Sarma took the oath as the Chief Minister of Assam for the 15th Assembly (2021-25) on May 10, 2021, We are listing below all chief ministers of Assam starting from 1937 to 2023.
List of Chief Ministers of Assam (1937-2023)
Check below the list of all Assam chief minister name for the period 1937-2023:
|SL. No||Name of CM||Period||Party|
|1.||Sir Syed Muhammad Saadullah||1 April 1937 to19 September 1938||Assam United Muslim Party
|2.||Gopinath Bordoloi||19 September 1938 to 17 November 1939||Indian National Congress|
|3.||Sir Syed Muhammad Saadullah||17 November 1939 to 24 December 1941||Assam United Muslim Party
|4.||Sir Syed Muhammad Saadullah||25 August 1942 to 11 February 1946||Assam United Muslim Party
|5.||Gopinath Bordoloi||11 February 1946 to 25 January 1950
26 January 1950 to 6 August 1950
|Indian National Congress|
|6.||Bishnuram Medhi||9 August 1950 to 27 December 1957||Indian National Congress|
|7.||Bimala Prasad Chaliha||28 December 1957 to 6 November 1970||Indian National Congress|
|8.||Mahendra Mohan Choudhry||11 November 1970 to 30 January 1972||Indian National Congress|
|9.||Sarat Chandra Singha||31 January 1972 to 12 March 1978||Indian National Congress|
|10.||Golap Borbora||12 March 1978 to 4 September 1979||Janata Party|
|11.||Jogendra Nath Hazarika||9 September 1979 to 11 December 1979||Janata Party|
|12.||Syeda Anwara Taimur||6 December 1980 to 30 June 1981||Indian National
|13.||Kesab Chandra Gogoi||13 January 1982 to 19 March 1982||Indian National Congress|
|14.||Hiteswar Saikia||27 February 1983 to 23 December 1985||Indian National
|15.||Prafulla Kumar Mahanta||24 December 1985 to 28 November 1990||Asom Gana
|16.||Hiteswar Saikia||30 June 1991 to 22 April 1996||Indian National
|17.||Bhumidhar Barman||22 April 1996 to 14 May 1996||Indian National
|18.||Prafulla Kumar Mahanta||15 May 1996 to 17 May 2001||Asom Gana
|19.||Tarun Gogoi||18 May 2001 to 24 May 2016||Indian National
|20.||Sarbananda Sonowal||24 May 2016 to 10 May 2021||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|21.||Himanta Biswa Sarma||10 May 2021 to —-||Bharatiya Janata Party|
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GK Questions on Chief Ministers of Assam
Question 1: Who was the first chief minister of Assam?
Answer: Sir Syed Muhammad Saadullah
Question 2: Who was the first female chief minister of Assam?
Answer: Anwara Taimur
Question 3: Who is current chief minister of Assam?
Answer: Himanta Biswa Sarma from BJP
Question 4: How many members are there in Assam Legislative Assembly?
Question 5: Who is the speaker of Assam Legislative Assembly?
Answer: Shri Biswajit Daimary, BJP
Question 6: Who is the Governor of Assam?
Answer: Gulab Chand Kataria from 15th Feb
Current Cabinet Ministers of Assam
|Himanta Biswa Sarma
|Chief Minister of Assam, Home, Personnel, Public Works Department (PWD) & any other Department not allotted to any other Minister.|
|Ranjeet Kumar Dass||Panchayat & Rural Development, Food & Civil Supplies, Consumer Affairs, General Administration, and Judicial|
|Atul Bora||Agriculture, Horticulture, Animal Husbandry & Veterinary, Border Area Development, Implementation of Assam Accord, Cooperation.|
|Urkhao Gwra Brahma||Handloom & Textile, Soil Conservation, Welfare of Bodoland|
|Parimal Suklabaidya||Transport, Fisheries, Excise.|
|Chandra Mohan Patowary||Environment & Forest, Act East Policy Affairs, Welfare of Minorities|
|Keshab Mahanta||Health & Family Welfare, Medical education & Research, Science & Technology, Information Technology.|
|Ranoj Pegu||Education, Welfare of Plain Tribe & Backward Classes (non-BTC).|
|Sanjoy Kishan||Welfare of Tea Tribes, Labour & Employment.|
|Jogen Mohan||Revenue & Disaster Management, Hills Area Development|
|Ajanta Neog||Finance, Woman & Child development|
|Ashok Singhal||Guwahati Development, Urban Development, Irrigation.|
|Pijush Hazarika||Water Resources, Information & Public Relations, Parliamentary Affairs, Social Justice & Empowerment|
|Bimal Bora||Industries & Commerce and Public Enterprice, Sports & Youth Welfare, Cultural Affairs, Tourism|
|Nandita Gorlosa||Power, Cooperation, Mineral & Mines, Indigenous & Tribal Faith and Culture|
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