Engineer's Day in India, Telangana
Engineer's Day in India, Telangana is held on July 11. The Telangana state celebrates Engineers day on July 11th on the birthday of Ali Nawaz Jung Bahadur. This event in the second decade of the month July is annual. Help us
He is the First Chief Engineer of the Nizam of Hyderabad. During his tenure as chief engineer, large irrigation works were conceived, launched and executed. Nawab Saheb was responsible for construction of several buildings and bridges including major bridges over the Godavari and the Manjira River. Mir Ahmed Ali, Nawab Ali Nawaz Jung Bahadur, was born in Hyderabad on the 11th of July, 1877.
His father, Mir waiz Ali, was Assistant Secretary of Daftar-e-Mulki. He studied at St. George's Grammar School, Madrasa-i-Aliya and then joined Nizam College in Hyderabad. In 1896 he was sent to England on State scholarship to the famous engineering college of Cooper's Hill College where he had an exceptionally brilliant career, topping the list of successful candidates and gained several scholarships in various branches of engineering.
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