Former Tata Group Chairman Cyrus Mistry has died in an accident.
Mistry was the sixth chairman of Tata Sons, who was ousted from the position in October 2016.
He later took over as the chairman in December 2012 after Ratan Tata announced his retirement. N Chandrasekaran later took over as Executive Chairman of Tata Sons.
The accident reportedly took place at the Surya River Charoti bridge on the Mumbai Ahmedabad National Highway. He was returning to Mumbai from Gujarat in his Mercedes car. As per locals, the deadly accident took place after the car hit a divider.
Meanwhile veteran leader Supriya Sule expressed her sorrow on his demise. In her tweeit, she said, “Devastating news, my brother cyrus mistry passed away. Cant believe it. Rest in peace Cyrus,” she added.