Mumbai, Nov 26: Rich floral tributes were paid to martyrs who lost their lives while fighting terrorists during the Mumbai terror attacks that shook the nation on the same day eight years ago.
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and Governor C Vidyasagar were among dignitaries who paid tributes to martyrs of 26/11 attacks.
On November 26, 2008, 10 Pakistani terrorists reached Mumbai by sea route and opened fire indiscriminately at people killing 166, including foreign nationals and 18 security personnel.
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Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, the Oberoi Trident, the Taj Mahal Palace & Tower, Leopold Cafe, Cama Hospital, the Nariman House Jewish community centre were some of the places targeted by the terrorists during the attack lasted for three days.
Marine Drive, Mumbai: Tributes being paid on 8th anniversary of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack. pic.twitter.com/gAf0j2q7ob— ANI (@ANI_news) November 26, 2016
Mumbai: Tributes being paid on 8th anniversary of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack. CM Devendra Fadnavis, Governor pay homage pic.twitter.com/uXG9gNL6mM— ANI (@ANI_news) November 26, 2016
#MumbaiAttacks Saluting our martyrs who fought valiantly.India wiping out counterfeit currency,hitting perpetrators of terror in their roots— Rajyavardhan Rathore (@Ra_THORe) November 26, 2016
I pay homage to the brave martyrs who laid down their lives in #MumbaiAttacks. My thoughts & prayers go out to the families of the victims.— Manohar Lal (@mlkhattar) November 26, 2016
My heartfelt tribute to all bravehearts who fought valiantly & sacrificed their lives protecting us from terrorists. Jai Hind #MumbaiAttacks— Jagat Prakash Nadda (@JPNadda) November 26, 2016
My humble tributes to the martyrs of 26/11 - unforgettable act of bravery by our nation's heroes #MumbaiAttacks— Jyotiraditya Scindia (@JM_Scindia) November 26, 2016
Let us remember the valiant sacrifice of brave heroes on the night of #MumbaiAttacks & stand united to combat the evil forces of terrorism.— Vinod Tawde (@TawdeVinod) November 26, 2016