The Role of Railway DRM: Impacting Train Operations and Safety

A DRM is a senior-level officer responsible for managing a railway division.

DRM ensures safety and security standards are maintained in the division.

DRM is responsible for managing the infrastructure of the division, including tracks and stations.

They oversee the recruitment, training, and performance management of staff.

DRM's role includes ensuring customer satisfaction and providing necessary facilities to passengers.

A well-managed division with an efficient DRM ensures smooth train operations.

Poor management can result in delays, safety issues, and operational problems.

DRM include being an officer of one of the 8 organized Group A services of Indian Railways and having 22-25 years of service.

The process of becoming a DRM involves graduation, clearing relevant exams, and progressing through different ranks over 20-25 years.