Cyrus Mistry dying: “I solve to constantly wear my seat belt even if in the rear seat of the auto,” said Anand Mahindra in a tweet.
As the police investigated the auto crash that killed former Tata Sons chairman Cyrus Mistry, industrialist Anand Mahindra these days posted a pledge that he said “all of us owe our families”. His tweet centered on reviews that Cyrus Mistry turned into inside the backseat and no longer carrying his seat belt on the time.
“I remedy to always put on my seat belt even if inside the rear seat of the auto. And I urge all of you to take that pledge too. We all owe it to our families,” Anand Mahindra, the chairman of the Mahindra Group, wrote
Cyrus Mistry, 54, died in an coincidence on Sunday on his manner to Mumbai from Gujarat’s Udwada. He turned into journeying in a vehicle with Darius Pandole, a former independent director in the Tata Group, his wife Anahita Pandole and brother Jehangir Pandole.
Anahita Pandole, a Mumbai-based totally gynaecologist, changed into driving the auto, a Mercedes. The police say she may additionally have lost manage of the car even as overtaking any other automobile at a excessive pace and hit a avenue divider.
Police sources said Cyrus Mistry and Jehangir Pandole had been within the returned seat and no longer sporting seat belts. Anahita Pandole and Darius Pandole had been critically injured and are in clinic.
The loss of life of Cyrus Mistry has left the company international in shock. Prime Minister Narendra Modi defined him as a promising enterprise leader who believed in India’s financial prowess.
Cyrus Mistry changed into sacked as chairman of Tata Sons in a boardroom coup in 2016 after the business enterprise criticised his performance. His ouster prompted years-lengthy courtroom and boardroom war between the Mistrys and Tatas. The Supreme Court ruled remaining yr that Cyrus Mistry’s ouster turned into felony.