An accidental pilgrimage

On Bahram roz, Fravardin mah as per the Shahenshahi calendar, the four middle-aged friends were praying at the Iranshah Atash Behram in Udvada. By afternoon, social media was flooded with disturbing pictures of a wrecked Mercedes Benz GLC and its Zoroastrian occupants when the car reportedly crashed into a concrete parapet near Charoti on September 4, 2022. The collision in Palghar district, 120 km from Bombay claimed the lives of the two rear seat occupants: 54-year-old Cyrus Mistry, erstwhile chairman of Tata Sons and former managing director of Shapoorji Pallonji (SP) and Company who reportedly died on the spot; and......

To read the entire article, you must be a Parsiana subscriber.

Already Subscribed? Sign in

Subscribe now to get Full Access