New Financial Commissioner of Railways

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Current Affairs: S Mookerjee has taken over as the new Financial Commissioner — Railways and ex-officio Secretary to the Government of India. He succeeds Rajalakshmi Ravi Kumar who retired on attaining superannuation.

current affairsPrior to this, Mookerjee was Director General, National Academy of Indian Railways (NAIR), Vadodara.

An officer of Indian Railway Accounts Service of 1978 batch, Mookerjee has worked on various higher and middle-level management posts in Railways.

His core competence is information technology and computer applications, financial management and policy.

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