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Lots of Parsis Feared Dead in the Attacks

TMYZ readers are reporting that at least two Parsis are confirmed dead. A third unidentified lady is also believed to be a Parsi.

Parsi Khabar and all the Parsi community pray for the families of the deceased and those that have been injured in the attacks.

Zubin Madon writes in

Noshir Sanjana, a security officer with the Taj Hotel walked into the place at 1 am, when everyone else was running out. He was shot in the knee. He lay there all night and managed to crawl out of the place in the morning. He will be operated on tomorrow at Parsi General.

Behram P. Dhabhar writes in

Farokh Dinshaw was shot at point blank range. He is in Bombay Hospital requires B Rh + Blood. Those who wish to donate please go to Bombay Hospital Blood Bank in his name.

Fareydoon Kermanian writes in

Yes I knew him. He is my friend’s mama. Now the problem is that the police is not giving his body to take to Tower of Silence. I informed them to contact Khojeste for action

Zenobia Tamboli writes in

A young Parsi Chef, Kaizad Kamdin, died in this shootout. He was working for the Taj :(. Right now his body is at the Bombay Hospital, and will then be taken to Poona for the last rites.

Zubin Madon

A young girl called Havovi was a casualty at Leopold. There were many Parsis at the pub. Many more are feared dead. Many more young Parsis in Taj still unaccounted for. A young couple that was married 3 months back- the wife had her day off, but her husband was working and his phone is unreachable. There is no news of him.