Father of Indian Engineering Sir Vishweswaraiya was a gifted engineer. In the colonial rule, when there was hardly any infrastructure and no support from government, he conceived and lead to fruition several engineering projects that won him admiration from his counterparts from advance countries. He designed automatic doors for the khadakwasla dam near Pune. The idea was later copied in the Panama Canal. In addition, he also led the project for controlling the MOOSI River To ensure the safety of Hyderabad city.