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Answers of Gopal's Weekly Quiz - 60:

The Question:

He was in Italy in 1908 when he received an urgent summons from the Nizam of Hyderabad asking for his help in controlling the flooding waters of the Musi River. He rushed there and was not only successful in halting the flood, he also built two huge lakes, the Hussain Sagar and the Himayat Sagar to hold the excess waters of the river. He was honoured by installing a bust of his by the banks of the Hussain Sagar which stands till today. Who is this person? 

The answer:

Sir Mokshagundam Vishweshwaraiah.

Results of Gopal's Weekly Quiz - 60:

No of respondents: 2

No. of correct answers: 2

The Respondents:

1. Deepa Muthukrishnan
Her Answer: Sir Mokshagundam Vishweswarayya

1. Vikram Gahlot
His Answer: Visweswarayya

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