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A Public Works Department was set up in India by

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  • Lord Dalhousie

  • Lord Ripon

  • Lord Warren Hastings

  • Lord William Bentinck

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Solution

A Public Works Department was set up in India by Lord Dalhousie

Explanation:

The Central Public Works Department of India is a  central government-owned authority in charge of the public sector works. CPWD came into existence in  July 1854 when Lord Dalhousie established a central agency for execution of public works and set up  Ajmer Provincial Division.

Concept: History Current Affair (Entrance Exam)
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