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Cyrus Mistry Cause of Death

Former Tata Sons chairman Cyrus Mistry died in a road accident on September 4, 2022, at age 54, while travelling from Ahmedabad to Mumbai when the Mercedes Benz SUV hit a divider.

The accident reportedly took place on a bridge on the Surya River near Charoti in the Palghar district.

There were four people in the vehicle, of which two, including Mistry, died on the spot. The other deceased person has been identified as Jahangir Binshah Pandole.

Those injured have also been identified as Dr. Anahita Pandole, a top gynecologist at Breach Candy Hospital, and her husband Darius Pandole, the managing director and CEO of JM Financial Private Equity. They have been admitted to the ICU of Rainbow hospital in Vapi. Both have multiple fractures but are alive, according to reports.

Tributes poured in on social media following Cyrus Mistry’s death;

Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India Tweeted: “The untimely demise of Shri Cyrus Mistry is shocking. He was a promising business leader who believed in India’s economic prowess. His passing away is a big loss to the world of commerce and industry. Condolences to his family and friends. May his soul rest in peace.”

Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde expressed his shock and said: “Mistry was not only a successful industrialist but a young and future-oriented individual too. We have lost a talented industrialist. His death is not only a loss for the Mistry family but for India’s industrial sector as well. My heartfelt condolences on his demise.”

Cyrus Pallonji Mistry was an Indian-born Irish businessman.

He was born on July 4, 1968 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India to Indian billionaire and construction magnate Pallonji Mistry and Patsy Perin Dubash.

Mistry was the chairperson of Tata Group, an Indian business conglomerate, from 2012 to 2016. He was the sixth chairman of the group, and only the second to not bear the surname Tata.