The attack, which drew widespread global condemnation, began on Wednesday, November 26, 2008, and lasted until Saturday 29 November 2008, where at least 174 people died, and more than 300 were left injured.
Mumbai: November 26, 2018, is marked as the tenth anniversary of the Mumbai terror attack, which left 174 people dead and hundreds injured. On November 26, 2008, terrorists who hailed from Pakistan, discharged a tide of violence across the streets of Mumbai that lasted for three days, which terrified the nation.
The terrorists marked several targets in a series of co-ordinated attacks in Mumbai such as Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus railway station, Taj Mahal Palace hotel, Leopold Cafe and Nariman House, a Jewish cultural and religious centre.
The attackers, who were armed with horrifying AK-47 assault rifles and hand grenades were from Pakistan-based terrorist group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT).
Remembering this attack, Member of Parliment, Rajeev Chandrasekhar took a moment to remember this incident, which bought a nightmare to the entire nation.
#TenYearsAfter— Rajeev Chandrasekhar (@rajeev_mp) November 25, 2018
Tdy marks 10th annvrsry of Pak terrorsts attack on #Mumbai n #India.
- 166 innocent lives lost 🙏🏻
- #Pakistan ‘s treachery
- Service n sacrifice of bravehearts of our Armed forces 🙏🏻 🇮🇳
Pls RT Widely n pledge to NEVER FORGET pic.twitter.com/u1DdmVL1lL
The Taj Mahal Palace and Tower Hotel will hold a private service to remember the 31 people, who died there.
Four attackers were shot dead in over 60 hours and lit its famous dome on fire. The tragic incident was telecasted live on television as commandos battled the heavy gunmen.
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Last Updated Nov 26, 2018, 9:29 AM IST