J.N. Jagannath has taken over as Additional General Manager, Southern Railway. As AGM, he is also the Director of Public Grievances, Southern Railway, and Appellate Authority for Public Information under the Right to Information Act, a Southern Railway press note stated.

Hailing from Andhra Pradesh, Mr. Jagannath has worked in various capacities in the operations department of South Central Railway, and the Traffic Directorate of the Ministry of Railway in New Delhi.