04 August 2016 Current Affairs: D K Gayen has assumed charge of new General Manager of East Central Railway (ECR) with headquarters at Hajipur in Bihar.
Earlier, Rajeev Mishra, GM of Eastern Railways, was holding additional charge of ECR.
Gayen was earlier working as Chief Mechanical Engineer of South Eastern Railway at Kolkata.
A 1979 batch officer of Indian Railway Service for Mechanical Engineers (IRSME), he has worked on several important posts.
ECR comprises of five divisions : Danapur, Dhanbad, Mughalsarai, Samastipur and Sonepur.