ENGINEERS’ DAY- 2014
September 15 is celebrated every year in India as Engineer’s Day to commemorate the birthday of the legendary engineer Sir M. Visvesvaraya (1860-1962).
The KSEBEA observes the Engineers day every year. This is celebrated throughout the state through all our units.
Er. Mokshagundam Vishveshwariah, (popularly known as Sir MV)was a notable Indian engineer, scholar, statesman and the Diwan of Mysore during 1912 to 1918. He was a recipient of the Indian Republic’s highest honour, the Bharat Ratna, in 1955. He was knighted as a Commander of the British Indian Empire by King George V for his myriad contributions to the public good. Every year, 15 September is celebrated as Engineer’s Day in India in his memory. He is held in high regard as a pre-eminent engineer of India. He was the chief designer of the flood protection system for the city of Hyderabad, now capital city of Andhra Pradesh, as well as the chief engineer responsible for the construction of the Krishna Raja Sagara dam in Mysore. He was born in Muddenahalli in Karnataka state.
Theme : ‘Making Indian Engineering World-Class’*
to be observed on September 15, 2014.
*Courtesy: Institution of Engineers (India)
“A good scientist is a person with original ideas. A good engineer is a person who makes a design that works with as few original ideas as possible”
*KSEB Engineers’ Association wishes all its members an eventful ENGINEERS’ DAY 2014 and call upon all its members to rededicate themselves for the betterment of the community*