Sahara Group Chairman Subrata Roy Passes Away

Sahara Group Chairman Subrata Roy died on Tuesday due to a cardiorespiratory arrest. He was 75.

Subrata Roy had been battling a long illness. He was survived by his wife Swapna Roy and two sons, Sushanto Roy and Seemanto Roy, who live abroad.

Subrata Roy started Sahara India Pariwar in 1978 with a capital of only ₹ 2000. the company grew a long way to become a giant today. Subrata moved to Lucknow in the 1990s and made the city the headquarters of his group.

Sahara released a statement today about Subrata Roy’s death due to cardiorespiratory arrest following an extended battle of complications arising from metastatic malignancy, hypertension, and diabetes.

Subrata Roy was admitted to Kokilaben Dhirubai Ambani Hospital on Sunday.