Christopher “Butch” Dayal, Confidential Secretary to the Headmaster, Bishop Cotton School, Shimla, passed away at Calcutta on 24th August 2012.
We have no further information at this time but will add any news as received.
Our sincere condolences to the Dayal family.
Update 1048 AM IST. This message just came in from BCS:
Christopher “Butch” Dayal, born 8th Oct 1954, Confidential Secretary to the Headmaster, Bishop Cotton School, Shimla, passed away in a Kolkata hospital at 9.45. pm on Friday, 24th August 2012.
He gave four years of dedicated service as a very young man to Brig Mukund, then went back to Kolkata; and came back again to spend 8 years with Mr. Kabir Mustafi and stayed on with Mr Roy Robinson, The current Headmaster for these last 8 years – always loyal to the Chair, impossible to shake down. We pray for the departed soul. His beloved mother Yvonne must be waiting for him. Go safely and surely “Butch”, the one so completely among one of the bravest and the best.
27th November 2012, a photo received from Sudhir [Chotu] Khanna