New CPO for Southern Railway
NEW CHIEF PERSONNEL OFFICER FOR SOUTHERN RAILWAY
- Smt Sunita Vedantam, an Indian Railway Personnel Service Officer of the 1986 Exam Batch of Civil Services has taken over charge as Chief Personnel Officer, Southern Railway.
- Before joining the above post she was working as Chairman, Railway Recruitment Board, Chennai and in that capacity she has ensured the inflow of more than 5,900 Group C Staff to Southern Railway. This huge and critical supply of manpower has significantly helped the Railway to manage its safety operations.
- Smt Vedantam has earlier handled diverse assignments as Divisional Personnel Officer/Bangalore, Deputy Chief Personnel Officer/Gazetted, Western Railway, Senior Divisional Personnel Officer, Hyderabad Division, South Central Railway and as Chief Personnel Officer/Industrial Relations, Southern Railway (from 2008 to 2011)
- She also has served on deputation, as Liaison officer, Govt of India for the prestigious Kailash Manasarovar Yatra organised by Ministry of External Affairs in 2004.
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