Is Meera Sanyal Living or Dead?

Has Leading Indian Banker, Independent candidate for South Mumbai, President Indian Liberal Group Meera Sanyal died? Or is she still alive?

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Leading Indian Banker, Independent candidate for South Mumbai, President Indian Liberal Group

Meera Sanyal is ...

Dead
Born 15 Apr 1961 in Kochi
Died 11 Jan 2019 in Mumbai
Age57 years, 8 months
Causecancer
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Meera Sanyal
Meera Sanyal
Recent picture of Mrs. Meera H Sanyal, senior banking professional and candidate for the 2009 Indian Parliamentary General Elections from the Mumbai South Constituency

About Meera Sanyal

Meera Sanyal (née Hiranandani, 15 October 1961 – 11 January 2019) was an Indian banker and politician. She served as CEO and chairperson of the Royal Bank of Scotland in India. The daughter of a highly decorated Naval officer, Vice Admiral Gulab Mohanlal Hiranandani, she was involved in banking for over 30 years before stepping down from RBS to stand as the Aam Aadmi Party candidate in South Mumbai in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, which she lost. She had earlier contested as an independent candidate in the 2009 Lok Sabha elections from the Mumbai South constituency. She served on the board of Pradan, an Indian NGO that works to empower women through entrepreneurship and on the international board of Right to Play, a global organisation that has helped over 1 million children through the transformative power of play. She was also on the boards of Jaihind College and the Indian Liberal Group. She was a member of various national committees at the CII and FICCI. She was the former chairperson of the Indian Advisory Board of AIESEC, the world's largest student organisation. On 11 January 2019, Sanyal died of cancer.

She is also known as Meera H Sanyal.

Death

On 11 January 2019, Sanyal died due to cancer after two years of treatment.