Mistry (54) was killed on Sunday when his car hit a road divider on a bridge in Maharashtra’s Palghar district neighbouring Mumbai.
“Deeply anguished by the sudden demise of Shri Cyrus Mistry in a car accident today. His death is a huge loss for India’s business community. My heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family members and friends. May his soul rest in peace,” the Vice President Secretariat tweeted, quoting Dhankhar.
Deeply anguished by the sudden demise of Shri Cyrus Mistry in a car accident today. His death is a huge loss for In… https://t.co/5IieTF5EUA
— Vice President of India (@VPSecretariat) 1662294118000
Mistry and another person travelling in the Mercedes car were killed on the spot while two others, including the driver, identified as Anayta Pandol, were injured.
Cyrus Mistry dies in accident: All you need to know about former Chairman of Tata Sons
The tragic end
Former Chairman of Tata Sons Cyrus Mistry was killed in a car accident in Maharashtra’s Palghar today. Mistry was travelling from Ahmedabad to Mumbai in a Mercedes car. The accident took place at 3.15 pm after his car hit a divider. Four people were present in the car; two died on spot and two were moved to hospital.