Hyderabad, July 26 (INN): Ashok Kumar Mital on Friday took over as the In-charge General Manager of South Central Railway. He is already holding the post of General Manager, South Western Railway, Hubli. He succeeds Devi Prasad Pande, who has been posted as Member Traffic, Railway Board, New Delhi.
Born on 7th July, 1956, Ashok Kumar Mital did his Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Hons.). An Officer of 1976 batch of Indian Railways Service of Stores (IRSS), Ashok Kumar Mital worked on several important posts in Indian Railways.
He was Executive Director / Vigilance and Executive Director / Stores in Railway Board, Ministry of Railways, New Delhi. He also worked as Chief Materials Manager in Northern Railway. He was Divisional Railway Manager of Izzatnagar Division in North Eastern Railway; Controller of Stores in South Central Railway and Diesel Locomotive Works, Varanasi. Ashok Kumar Mital has also undergone managerial training in USA and France.