General Manager's Office
1st Floor, 17, N.S. Road, Fairlie Place, E.Rly.-Headquarter,
Eastern Railway, Kolkata-700001
EASTERN RAILWAY, KOLKATA
Shri Amar Prakash Dwivedi, from the Indian Railway Service of Engineers, IRSE of 1987 batch has taken over as General Manager, Eastern Railway w.e.f. 01/05/2023. Prior to this, Shri Dwivedi was Chief Administrative Officer (Construction) of East Coast Railway.
Shri Dwivedi after passing out B.Tech in Civil Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi in 1987, started his career in Eastern Railway and has worked in various capacities such as Chief Engineer (Construction) in South Eastern Railway and Kolkata Metro Railway. He has also worked as Executive Director/ Public Sector Units (PSU) at Railway Board. He is also trained in High Speed Transport from France.
While working as Chief Administrative Officer (Construction) in East Coast Railway, Shri Dwivedi made a record breaking achievement in respect of commissioning of new lines and doubling work by commissioning more than double the previous highest achievment of East Cost Railway.
During his tenure as Executive Director/PSU/ Railway Board, Shri Dwivedi was the pioneer in the issue of IPOs of Railway PSUs like IRCTC, IRCON, RITES & RVNL, thereby setting a new growth path for these Public Sector Units.
Shri Dwivedi is a recipient of the award at Hon'ble Railway Minister Level for his outstanding Service. Shri Amar Prakash Dwivedi, General Manager/Eastern Railway also keeps immense interest in Sports and Cultural Activities.