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Ashwani Lohani retires; V K Yadav new railway board chairman

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Railway Board Chairman Ashwani Lohani retired on Monday, according to an official order. V.K. Yadav, General Manager, South Central Railway, has been appointed as the national transporter’s senior-most bureaucrat by the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet. Mr. Yadav belongs to the 1980 batch of the Indian Railway Service of Electrical Engineers.

Mr. Lohani was appointed chairman of the Railway Board after A K Mital resigned in August last year following the derailment of the Kaifiyat Express near Auriya in Uttar Pradesh.

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