Colonel John Pennycuick

Content for Mains Enrichment (CME)   Source: TH   Colonel John Pennycuick was a British engineer who is known for constructing the Mullaperiyar dam in India during the British era. His dam transformed the Cumbum Valley into a fertile belt, filled with paddy fields, vegetable gardens, coconut plantations, flower gardens, and vineyards.   Usage: The …