Major General Shekhar Kumar Sen VSM belongs to the Indian Postal Service, 1968 batch. He has served as Director of the Postal Staff College in Karnataka and is an expert in Management. He was seconded to the Indian Army and at present heads the Army Postal Service as Additional Director General. He was awarded the Vishisht Seva Medal for distinguished service. An avid reader, he is equally at home in English, Bengali and Sanskrit. He has translated the Puranik humorous stories of Parashurama (Rajshekhar Basu) from Bengali.