Nagpur (NGP): Alok Kansal took over as new Divisional Railway Manager (DRM) of South East Central Railway (SECR), Nagpur, on Tuesday afternoon.
Kansal, who took charge in absence of his predecessor S L Verma, caused flutter among railway staff. Verma is on leave till January 23 for his daughter’s marriage in Delhi.
SECR spokesperson BVR Naidu informed that formal handing over would
take place on January 24 after Verma returned. Verma’s posting order has not reached the division office yet.
Kansal, a 1983 batch officer of Indian Railway Engineering Service (IRES), was Chief Engineer (track machine) with Northern Railway before joining at Nagpur.