D K Sharma, a 1980 batch officer of Indian Railway Service of Electrical Engineers, has taken over as the General Manager of Central Railway (CR).
Prior to joining as General Manager of Central Railway, he was posted as Chief Electrical Engineer on Western Railway in Mumbai, a CR statement said today.
"After graduating in Electrical Engineering, he joined Indian Railways as an Indian Railway Service of Electrical Engineers (IRSEE) officer in 1980 and has held various important posts during his past tenure on Central, Western, South Central and Konkan Railway," it added.
He served as Chief Electrical Engineer of Central Railway, Chief Electrical Engineer (Project) in Konkan Railway, Divisional Railway Manager of Nagpur, Additional Divisional Railway Manager of Mumbai Division of Central Railway etc.
The officer has wide experience of management and construction of the electrical assets besides general administration on Indian Railways, it said.