Staff Reporter

PALAKKAD: S.K. Raina took over as the new Divisional Railway Manager (DRM) of Palakkad on Monday.

He replaces Y.P. Singh who has been transferred to the Ambala division.

An officer of the 1980 batch of Indian Railways Service of Engineers, Mr. Raina had joined Indian Railways in 1982. He was Group General Manager with the Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Ltd, Delhi, before assuming the present office.

He was involved in project planning, alignment design, land acquisition and coordination for loan with the Japanese International Co-operation Agency for the Rs.26,124-crore Western Dedicated Freight Corridor Project.

He hails from Srinagar.