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Inside track: The joy of service

15 October 2019 by
Inside track: The joy of service

Shamil Thakrar pays tribute to the man behind a Mumbai institution, famed for a lifetime of selfless hospitality

I write this column with some sadness. Just a few weeks ago, a certain Mr Boman Kohinoor passed away at the grand old age of 97. He was the owner of Mumbai’s iconic Britannia & Co and a man of legendary kindness.

His life was one of loving and selfless hospitality, and one that I have often thought about.

Some of you will know Britannia & Co. It is a wonderful piece of vintage Bombay and occupies the ground floor of an elegant 1920s neo-classical building in the Ballard Estate.

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