Interim Government is the provisional government which was formed in India for the purpose of transition of British India into Independent India.
Members of the Interim Government:
|1.||Jawaharlal Nehru||External Affairs & Commonwealth Relations.|
|2.||Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel||Home, Information & Broadcasting|
|3.||Dr. Rajendra Prasad||Food & Agriculture|
|4.||Dr. John Mathai||Industries & Supplies|
|6.||Sardar Baldev Singh||Defence|
|7.||C.H. Bhabha||Works, Mines & Power|
|8.||Liaquat Ali Khan||Finance|
|9.||Abdur Rab Nishtar||Posts & Air|
|10.||Asaf Ali||Railway & Transport|
|11.||C. Rajgopalachari||Education & Arts|
|13.||Ghaznafar Ali Khan||Health|
|14.||Joginder Nath Mandal||Law|
The members of the interim government were members of the Viceroy’s Executive Council. The Viceroy continued to be the head of the Council. But, Jawaharlal Nehru was designated as the Vice-President of India.