New Delhi: Security exterior Mumbai’s two Taj resorts – Colaba and Bandra – and the close by areas has been tightened after a bomb threat call from Karachi mentioned the Mumbai Police on Tuesday.
“Security tightened outside Taj Hotels and nearby areas after a threat call was received yesterday from Karachi, Pakistan to blow up the hotels with bombs,” mentioned the Mumbai Police. The police additional added that the call from Karachi got here within the late hours on Monday.
Taj Hotel was one of many venues which was focused through the 26/11 assaults in 2008.
Mumbai had come to a standstill on November 26, 2008, when 10 Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorists who entered town by way of sea route from Pakistan carried out a collection of coordinated shootings and bombings that injured over 300 and claimed the lives of 166 folks in India’s monetary capital.
The assaults came about at Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) railway station, Cama Hospital, Nariman House enterprise and residential advanced, Leopold Cafe, Taj Hotel and Tower, and the Oberoi-Trident Hotel. (ANI)