Chennai gets new DRM
S Vishnu Sharma, INN/Chennai, @svs037
New person has taken charge as divisional railway manager (DRM) of Chennai division (Southern Railway). According to sources, P. Mahesh received charge as DRM from his predecessor Naveen Gulati on 24 April.
He is an officer belonging to Indian Railway Service of Mechanical Engineers (IRSME) and has vast experience in different facets of railway working.
He had served Southern Railway, North Frontier Railway and Integral Coach Factory in various capacities earlier. He is said to have the unique distinction of having held the post of Chief Workshop Manager in three prestigious workshops of Indian Railways, namely, Golden Rock Workshop, Carriage and Wagon Workshops at Perambur and New Bongaigon (Assam). He had also worked as consultant with RITES while on deputation in Sri Lanka.