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Hyderabad: The proprietor of the corporate died in an on-stage accident at an IT firm’s silver jubilee anniversary celebration.
In accordance with the British broadcasting group, 56-year-old Sanjay Shah, the CEO of the corporate, died in a tragic accident on the stage of the Silver Jubilee Sagara ceremony of the US-based Indian IT firm ‘Vistax’.
The accident came about on Thursday night at Ramoji Movie Metropolis in Hyderabad, India, the place the CEO of the corporate was deliberate to stage a stunt that sadly led to his demise.
CEO Sanjay Shah was being lowered onto the stage by way of an iron cage from a top when the chain supporting the cage broke, inflicting Sanjay Shah and Raju Datla, who was with him, to fall 15 ft down.
Each have been rushed to the hospital the place Sanjay Shah succumbed to his accidents whereas Raju’s situation is crucial.
The video of the incident has additionally gone viral on social media, through which the 2 males might be seen collapsing in entrance of numerous firm workers.
Sanjay Shah, CEO of the know-how firm Vistex in India, misplaced his life in a horrible means when one of many ropes of the cage he went to offer a speech at celebration occasions broke and he fell to the bottom from a top of 15 meters.pic.twitter.com/M3L20ULKYC
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An organization official instructed The Instances of India that bringing Sanjay Shah down from the cage to the stage was a part of the plan. Instantly the chain hooked up to the cage broke and the accident occurred.
The police have registered a case in opposition to the occasion administration officers for the incident.
Born in Mumbai, Sanjay Shah based the IT firm Westex in 1999, which has 20 places of work worldwide and over 2,000 workers.
Sanjay Shah moved to America on the age of 17. He earned a grasp’s diploma in enterprise administration from Lehigh College in Pennsylvania on the age of 21.