The Appointments Committee cabinet has reappointed AK Mital as the new Chairman of Railway Board for a period of 2 years which means till he attains the age of 62.
The appointment is with effect from August 1st, 2016.
He is a 1976-batch Indian Railway Stores Service officer
AK Mital became the Chairman of Railway Board on December 31st, 2014. Earlier this, he was Member Staff, Railway Board. He also served as General Manager of South Western Railway-SWR.
Talking about his educational qualifications, he is a Bachelor of Engineering.