Summary: prolific Hindi poet and senior language office manager of the Mumbai, India-based integrated oil refining and marketing company Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) who was reportedly among more than 450 hostages held captive at the Taj Mahal Palace & Tower Hotel for three days by nine heavily-armed Pakistani jihadists during a series of violent Islamic terrorist attacks that killed over 164 people across India's largest financial capital city.
Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a grenade explosion during Mumbai's terrorist attacks
Born: circa 1958
Died: November 26, 2008
Location: Mumbai, India