Terrorists Attack Mumbai, Target Western Hotels
Two of Mumbai's biggest hotels attacked and several people being held hostage as terrorists target India's financial capital. Blasts are reported at several locations in Mumbai as terrorists with automatic weapons opening fire on police and citizens at random.
Here is a brief list of attacks(from IBN Live website)
- Terrorists still holed up at three places, including Oberoi and Taj hotels; encounter in progress, says DGP A N Roy
- Colaba: BP Petrol Pump blown up
- 10 killed in Colaba attack
- Taxi blown up in Vile Parle
- Gun battle outside Metro cinema hall
- Hotel Oberoi, Hotel Taj under siege
- RAF considering commando action, may storm hotels
- Mumbai police say air surveillance ready
- Local trains suspended
- Gunfire and grenades, the latest modus operandi of terrorists
- Roads in Mumbai completely deserted
- Terrorists still holed up at Nariman House
- Crowded areas and buildings one behind another, difficult situation for rescue
- Most Mumbai targets foreigners' favourite hangouts
- PM briefed about the situation by Home department
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