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List of Female/Women Indian Chief Ministers so far...

  Sixteen women have served as the chief minister of an Indian state.
  Sucheta Kriplani was India's first woman Chief Minister, serving as the head of the Uttar Pradesh government from 1963 to 1967.
  Currently, five women chief ministers are in office—Jayalalithaa, Anandiben Patel, Vasundhara Raje, Mamata Banerjee and Mehbooba Mufti Sayeed.
  Of the thirteen states to have been headed by a female chief minister, only three—Delhi, Tamil Nadu and Uttar Pradesh—have had two woman premiers.
  Mehbooba Mufti is the first woman Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir.
 
 Chronological list of female Indian Chief Ministers 
No
Name
State
Term(s)
Party
1
Sucheta Kriplani
Uttar Pradesh
2 October 1963 – 13 March 1967
Indian National Congress
2
Nandini Satpathy
Orissa
14 June 1972 – 3 March 1973
6 March 1974 – 16 December 1976
Indian National Congress
3
Shashikala Kakodkar
Goa
12 August 1973 – 27 April 1979
Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party
4
Syeda Anwara Taimur
Assam
6 December 1980 – 30 June 1981
Indian National Congress
5
Janaki Ramachandran
Tamil Nadu
7–30 January 1988
All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
6
Jayalalithaa *
Tamil Nadu
24 June 1991 – 12 May 1996
14 May 2001 – 21 September 2001
2 March 2002 – 12 May 2006
16 May 2011 – 29 September 2014
23 May 2015 – present
All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
7
Mayawati
Uttar Pradesh
13 June 1995 – 18 October 1995
21 March 1997 – 21 September 1997
3 May 2002 – 29 August 2003
13 May 2007 – 7 March 2012
Bahujan Samaj Party
8
Rajinder Kaur Bhattal
Punjab
21 January 1996 – 12 February 1997
Indian National Congress
9
Rabri Devi
Bihar
25 July 1997 – 11 February 1999
9 March 1999 – 2 March 2000
11 March 2000 – 6 March 2005
Rashtriya Janata Dal
10
Sushma Swaraj
Delhi
13 October 1998 – 3 December 1998
Bharatiya Janata Party
11
Sheila Dikshit
Delhi
3 December 1998 – 8 December 2013
Indian National Congress
12
Uma Bharati
Madhya Pradesh
8 December 2003 – 23 August 2004
Bharatiya Janata Party
13
Vasundhara Raje *
Rajasthan
8 December 2003 – 11 December 2008
8 December 2013 – present
Bharatiya Janata Party
14
Mamata Banerjee *
West Bengal
20 May 2011 – present
All India Trinamool Congress
15
Anandiben Patel *
Gujarat
21 May 2014 – present
Bharatiya Janata Party
16
Mehbooba Mufti Sayeed*
Jammu and Kashmir
04 April 2016 - Present
Jammu and Kashmir People's Democratic Party

*Currently in office

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