This is an article on Sir M Vishweshwaraiah, popularly known as Sir M V, an engineer statesman was a man of Karnataka. He excelled in fields engineering and administration. He introduced the concept of sluice gates for dams. He is the brain behind KRS dam with Brindavan Garden. The dam irrigates 120 thousand acres of land in Mysore and Mandya districts. Read this for the details of his early life, Achievements, positions held, honors and laurels showered on him.