Sydney, Dec 15: Australian Police confirmed that the siege ended after 14-hours.
2 people were killed and three were in serious condition as the siege ended. The injured were being treated at a hospital.
Reports suggest that the gunman was among those killed.
Bomb squad robot sent into Sydney hostage café. Police opened fire after storming the cafe and even threw flash grenades.
Indian IT official, who was also held as a hostage was safe, reports suggested. MEA confirmed that there was another Indian who was held as a hostage who was also safe.
Police officials launched a final assault on the hostage situation in Sydney, where a gunman was holed up at the Lindt cafe.
New South Wales police lead the final assault on the gunman in Sydney cafe.