Shri Sanjeev Gahlot, ADG, an IDSE officer of 1983 batch, had assumed the office of ADG (NEI) on 10 Jun 2020. ADG (NEI) is responsible for execution of Defence project works in North Eastern region including Runways & Hangars, Advance Landing Grounds and works approved by Cabinet Committee on Security. Prior to this appointment, Mr Gahlot had been involved in Planning, Design, Execution and maintenance of Defence assets of Army, Air Force, and Navy while working as Assistant Garrison Engineer, Garrison Engineer, Commander Works Engineer at different station across length and breadth of the country. The most challenging task handled by him was construction of Naval Jettys at Vizag for Navy War Ships and construction of AIIMS at Jodhpur in 100 Acre area having 1000 bedded hospital and other medical Department
Shri Sanjeev Gahlot is an aluminous of MBM Engineering College Jodhpur and did his B Tech in Civil Engineering and M. Tech (structure) from IIT Delhi. He has also worked as Assistant Professor at MBM Engineering College before joining MES.
He was pivotal in design of various complex projects while working as Director (Design) in the office of ADG (D&C) Pune.
He has worked as Joint Director General at HQ Chief Engineer Central Command where headed Standing Panel of Arbitrators, Lucknow and adjudicated many complex arbitration cases.