- Today is the 13th anniversary of the terrorist attack in Mumbai on 26 November 2008.
- 10 terrorists of Lashkar-e-Taiba did a terrorist attack in the financial capital of the country
- Akshay Kumar, Anupam Kher and others remember 26/11 attack victims, martyrs
It has been 13 years since the horrific 26/11 terror attacks shook the entire nation and its horror memories still resonate in the hearts and minds of people. on Friday, Akshay KumarRanvir Shorey, Anupam Kher And other Bollywood celebrities paid tribute to those who lost their lives in the Mumbai attacks. Akshay took to his Twitter handle to pay tribute to those who lost their lives in this horrific incident. He wrote, “It’s been 13 years since the terrible #MumbaiTerrorAttack. Remembering all those who lost their lives and loved ones. My heartfelt tributes to all the bravehearts who laid down their lives protecting our city. “
Actor Ranvir Shorey wrote, “Never forgive. Never forget. #MumbaiTerrorAttack.” The veteran actor, who worked in the film ‘Hotel Mumbai’, posted a video on his social media and condemned the terrorist attack.
Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar tweeted, “Heartfelt tribute to all the innocent civilians lost in the barbaric 26/11 #MumbaiTerrorAttack & all our real heroes who laid down their lives.”
Pakistan-based radical cleric Hafiz Saeed’s Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) is the front organization for Lashkar-e-Taiba, responsible for carrying out the 2008 Mumbai attacks that killed 166 people, including six Americans . Saeed, a UN-designated terrorist on whom the US has placed a USD 10 million bounty, was arrested on July 17 last year on terrorism financing charges. The 70-year-old Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief is lodged in Lahore’s high-security Kot Lakhpat Jail.
The attack was carried out by 10 gunmen. Armed with automatic weapons and grenades, the terrorists targeted civilians at several places in the southern part of Mumbai, including the Chhatrapati Shivaji Railway Station, the popular Leopold Cafe, two hospitals and a theatre.
While most of the attacks ended within hours of the start at 9.30 pm on 26 November, terror continued to spread at the three places where the hostages were taken – Nariman House, where a Jewish outreach center was located, and the luxury Hotel Oberoi. Trident and Taj Mahal Palace and Tower.