Chief Vigilance Officer



Shri Prashanth Kumar Balsavar is from the Indian Railway Traffic Service and holds B.Sc (Hons) from Delhi University and Post-Graduate Diploma in Public Administration from Indian Institute of Public Administration, New Delhi. He joined Government service in April 1987 and has completed 34 years of Government Service during which he has worked in various levels in the Government and in CPSUs.  During his career spanning over three decades, he has held various positions in the Government. 

He has worked in different capacities in Railways in areas of Commercial, Operations and Safety, as Executive Director (Passenger Marketing) in Ministry of Railways, as Director in Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying & Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture & Cooperation.  He has worked in CPSEs as General Manager in Container Corporation of India Ltd, Chief Executive Officer in Joint Air Cargo Complex, a JV of HAL, CONCOR and MSIL, Govt nominee Director on the Board of IRCTC Ltd and as MD&CEO of IICC Ltd, under Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade, Ministry of Commerce and Industry prior to joining KIOCL Ltd on 1st July 2021 as Chief Vigilance Officer.