The Engineering Community across India is celebrating Engineers Day today as a remarkable tribute to the greatest Indian Engineer Bharat Ratna Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya (also known as Sir MV).
He is held in high regard as a pre-eminent engineer of India. M Visvesvaraya was a world-renowned civil engineer who was a master of irrigation design.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has greeted engineers on the occasion. In a tweet, Mr Modi appreciated their dexterity as well as dedication.
The Prime Minister said, their role in nation building is extremely vital. He also pays tributes to the noted engineer M Visvesvaraya, on his 157th birth anniversary.