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What is the difference between a Union Minister and a Minister of State?

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Asked by Manoj Bhojwani, 28 May '09 09:19 pm
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Union Cabinet Minister - Senior minister in-charge of a ministry.
Minister of State (MoS) - Junior minister with an overseeing Cabinet Minister, usually tasked with a specific responsibility in that ministry. For instance, an MoS in the Finance Ministry may only handle Taxation
Answered by Deepak Joshi, 28 May '09 10:13 pm

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