India : Eminent Engineer
Born : AD 1861 Died : AD 1962
Mokshagundam was once India’s main Engineer. He helped in development many dams and bridges within the nation after independence.
Cushy-spoken, delicate and environment friendly, Vishwesharayya can simply be termed the builder of modem India if one had been to check with the development paintings he undertook. He labored against the advantage of the rustic with whole devotion.
Vishwesharayya additionally labored for the Nizam of Mysore and was once the muse at the back of Mysore College. He will also be credited with having. given a contemporary glance to lots of our towns. His selfless devotion earned him knighthood (the identify ‘Sir’) right through the British raj. He was once honoured with “Bharat Ratna” after independence.
Dr Mokshagundam Vishwesharayya was once born on 15 September 1861 at Mudanhalli in Karnataka. His oldsters had been deficient. After finishing his B.A. from Bangalore Central Faculty, he joined Engineering and handed it in 1883 with top marks. He additionally travelled widely in Europe. He confirmed his administrative skill in each and every box anywhere he was once posted. He was once extremely appreciative of the Jap and their growth inspired him. He died within the yr 1962 of outdated age.
Dr Vishwesharayya has left an indelible mark at the country. His start anniversary is well known annually with nice enthusiasm.