GUWAHATI, Oct 24 - Mohd Jamshed has taken over as General Manager of the Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR).
Prior to his posting to the post of GM, he has held several important assignments in the Ministry of Railways and in Northern, Eastern and Central railways, including Additional Member Railway Board, Chief Operations Manager, Chief Vigilance Officer, Chief Safety Officer, Divisional Railway Manager and Executive Director Railway Board, an official release said.
Jamshed, during his recent posting as Additional Member Railway Board, was Chairman of the Committee on Traffic Optimisation. He was Member of the Advisory Council for developing Indian Railway�s IT Vision and also co-ordinated Indian Railways� freight and passenger outreach initiatives. He was also instrumental in Paperless Mobile Based Ticketing systems, launched by the Indian Railways recently.
In addition, Jamshed also authored the SAARC Regional Multimodal Transport Study adopted by SAARC for regional connectivity initiatives. Trained in HEC Paris and GM Institute Chicago, he has also led Indian Railways delegations to Japan, Sri Lanka and Tehran. He was also associated with the United Nation�s Economic and Social Council for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP)�s Trans Asian Railway project during his tenure as Executive Director PP in the Railway Board.
A gold medallist from Allahabad University, Jamshed belongs to the 1980 batch of the Indian Railway Traffic Service.