NIT Rourkela Alumnus Atanu Bhowmik New Director In-Charge Of RSP

Rourkela: The Public Enterprises Selection Board on Tuesday recommended the name of Atanu Bhowmik for the post of Director in-charge of Rourkela Steel Plant, of the Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL).

Bhowmik, who is currently posted as the Executive Director of SAIL’s Bokaro Steel Plant, has earlier worked with the RSP at senior positions. Prior to his posting as ED Bokaro Steel Plant, Bhowmik was the General Manager, Blast Furnace at RSP.

The PESB interviewed eight candidates (including Bhowmik) for the post of RSP’s Director in-charge post. Among the interviewees were, 6 EDs of SAIL, and GM-ranked officers of the Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited and MECON Limited.

Bhowmik is an alumnus of the National Institute of Technology (erstwhile Regional Engineering College) Rourkela.