Engineers Day: This engineer had proven that India is also capable in every field. Every year on 15th September in India it is celebrated as Engineers Day. On this day, the great engineer of India and Bharat Ratna is the birthday of Mokshgundam Visvesvaraya. Apart from this, the eleventh president of India, Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam was a great engineer, thinker, scientist, teacher and high ranking patriot.
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His full name was “Avul Pakir Jainulabadin Abdul Kalam.” He was a non-political person, and his contribution to the fields of science and technology was amazing, so that his arrival was in politics. Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam is known as “Missile Man”.
Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam started crafting his success story as soon as he joined the Indian Space Research Organization in 1962. The credit for making India’s first indigenous satellite (SLV III) was met when he joined the organization and took over the project director’s post.
Due to his graciousness, simplicity, gentleness, he was employed in many positions. With the efforts of these people, the development of connoisseurs like Nag, Akash, Earth, Trishul and Agni has been developed. Rohini satellites were successfully tested in 1980. Kalam Sahab was awarded the Padma Bhushan in 1981 for this important contribution.
Apart from this, successful nuclear tests in Pokhran proved that India too is capable of doing any work in any field on its own. Abdul Kalam was also the Science Advisor to the Defense Minister, Principal Secretary of Security Research and Development Department, Chief Scientific Advisor to the Government of India from 1992 to 1999. Abdul Kalam was the first such President of India who came to politics as a scientific identity.
After Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan and Zakir Hussain, this was the only President whom Bharat Ratna was honored before becoming President. On July 27, 2015, during his last speech in Shillong, Kalam Sahib had a heart attack, which led him to say goodbye to us forever and forever.