Cyrus Mistry Death in Road Accident: Former Tata Group chairman and industrialist Cyrus Mistry has passed away. He died due to a road accident. This road accident happened in Palghar near Mumbai. After the accident, Mistry was taken to the hospital, where he was declared brought dead. Former Tata Sons chairman Cyrus Mistry died in a road accident on Sunday when his car rammed into a divider in Maharashtra’s Palghar district, a police official said.
He told that the accident happened around 3.15 pm when Mistry was going from Ahmedabad to Mumbai in a Mercedes car. The incident is of a bridge over the Surya river. Two other people traveling with him, including the driver of the car, were injured. All the injured have been admitted to a hospital in Gujarat. Balasaheb Patil (DCP, Thane) told that it seems to be a normal road accident. His car hit the divider. The accident was so horrific that even the car got blown up. Another person present in the car with Mistry has died.
Modi said – I am shocked to hear
PM Modi tweeted and wrote, “The untimely demise of Cyrus Mistry is shocking. He was a promising business leader who believed in the economic power of India. His death is a great loss to commerce and industry. His family and friends Condolences to him. May his soul rest in peace.”
At the same time, Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde said that he is shocked to hear the news of the death of former Tata Sons chief Cyrus Mistry. He said, “Cyrus Mistry was not only a successful entrepreneur but he was seen in the industry as a young, bright and futuristic personality. A skilled entrepreneur has passed away. It is not only for the family of Masons but also for the nation. It is also a big loss to the industrial world of India. My heartfelt tributes to them.”
6th Chairman of Tata Group
Cyrus Pallonji Mistry was born on 4 July 1968. He was the younger son of Pallonji Mistry, the head of Shapoorji Pallonji Group. He did his early studies from the Cathedral and John Connon School in Mumbai and then later went to London to study civil engineering. He was the sixth chairman of the Tata Group. Let us inform that after the resignation of Ratan Tata in 2012, Cyrus Mistry was given the post of chairman of Tata Sons.
He was the second person who was given the command of this group despite not having Tata in his surname. However, Cyrus Mistry was removed from the post of Tata Sons chairman in October 2016 following differences with Ratan Tata. In December 2019, the Company Law Tribunal reinstated Mistry as the group’s executive chairman. But before that in February 2017, he was removed from the post of director on the board of Tata Sons.