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Wishes, Quotes, Messages And Images Remembering Visvesvaraya

Engineer’s Day 2020 Image: Today is the delivery anniversary of Sir M Visvesvaraya

Happy Engineer’s Day 2020: The delivery anniversary of Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya, one among India’s biggest engineers is well known yearly as Engineer’s Day. Popularly referred to as ‘Sir MV’, he was awarded the Bharat Ratna in 1955 for his immense contribution to India’s early infrastructure improvement, schooling and social welfare. M Visvesvaraya was born in 1861 at Chikkaballapur, on the outskirts of Bengaluru. Both his mother and father had been well-known Sanskrit students. M Visvesvaraya did his major schooling in his hometown however later moved to Bengaluru for increased schooling. After finishing his undergraduate diploma in Arts, M Visvesvaraya modified observe and went for a level in civil engineering from the College of Engineering in Pune.

Happy Engineer’s Day 2020: Leaders pay homage to Sir M Visvesvaraya

Senior ministers of the Narendra Modi cupboard paid tribute to Sir M Visvesvaraya right now. Union Home Minister Amit Shah described him as an excellent engineer and statesman. On Engineer’s Day, Mr Shah greeted India’s “talented and skilled engineers who have contributed significantly in the development of nation”

Railways and Industry minister Piyush Goyal wrote on Twitter, “Tributes to Bharat Ratna Sir M. Visvesvaraya on his birth anniversary. An exemplary engineer and a great nation builder, he also played a crucial role in expanding Railway lines in parts of Southern India…”. 

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, in her tribute to M Visvesvaraya, stated, “Remembering Bharat Ratna M. Visvesvaraya on his birthday celebrated as Engineer’s Day… Extraordinary contribution to infrastructure building – during pre and post independence India in the Deccan, Mysore, Pune etc…”.  

Prakash Javadekar paid his respect to M Visvesvaraya and posted a video of “one of the engineering marvels” – India’s first vertical raise railway sea bridge. 

“Tributes to legendary engineer, Bharat Ratna, M Visvesvaraya on his birth anniversary and best wishes to all engineers on Engineer’s Day…,” Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot wrote on social media.    

M Visvesvaraya was one of many first in India to consider irrigation methods and flood catastrophe administration. He turned well-known for his pioneering work in flood management measures. As the Diwan of Mysore, M Visvesvaraya based the Mysore Soap Factory, Bangalore Agricultural University, State Bank of Mysore and Mysore Iron and Steel Works. The corporations supplied employment to hundreds of individuals. He additionally based the Government Engineering College, now often known as University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering.

Here’s wishing you a Happy Engineer’s day 2020!

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