Shri L. Ashok Rao has assumed charge as the Divisional Commercial Manager, Commercial Department of Waltair Division of East Coast Railway (ECoR) today (06.09.2017). After the retirement of Shri P.Ch.Ramu Naidu on superannuation on 31.07.2017, the post was lying vacant.
A Graduate in Science from Ranchi University, Sri. Ashok Rao joined the Railway service in 1985 in South Eastern Railway at Chakradharpur in Supervisory cadre, completed Traffic Apprentice in 1991 and served in various capacities. He worked as Assistant Operations Manager at Waltair, Khurda Road and was Area Manager in Senior scale, Paradeep prior to taking over as the Divisional Commercial Manager, Waltair Division. He has vast experience in traffic commercial. He likes to play Foot Ball, represented Railways at the National level in Badminton and also plays Table Tennis.