ALLAHABAD (ALD): Pradeep Kumar took charge as the new General Manager of North Central Railway on Wednesday.
After graduating in civil engineering in 1977 from University of Roorkee, he joined Indian Railway Services of Engineers in October, 1978, with North Eastern Railway and has since continued to work on various zonal railways in various capacities.
Since August 2012, he has been working as Adviser (Projects), Ministry of Railways and is looking after all technical and safety-related issues pertaining to metro projects. Concurrently, he has also been working as Additional Member Civil Engineering, Ministry of Railways since March 2013, and is looking after all policy related matters pertaining to civil engineering. He has been deputed abroad many times on official assignments.