1. The Ministry of Mines is headed by Shri Pralhad Joshi as the Minister of Mines, during the period of the report. Shri Pralhad Joshi assumed the charge, after the formation of new Government, on 31st May, 2019, along with Parliamentary Affairs and Coal.
2. Shri Raosaheb Patil Danve has assumed the charge of Minister of State (Mines) on 7th July, 2021.
3. The Secretariat of Ministry of Mines is headed by the Secretary, assisted by one Additional Secretary, three Joint Secretaries, one Joint Secretary & Financial Adviser (common for Ministry of Coal, and Ministry of Mines), one Economic Adviser and Nine Directors / Deputy Secretaries, one Director (Economic Service), one Deputy Director (OL), one Assistant Director of IES, one Assistant Director (OL). Sanctioned strength and present incumbency of officers/officials in the Ministry of Mines is given at Table below.