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Mumbai News Live Updates: PM Narendra Modi pays tribute to victims of 26/11 – The Indian Express

A view of the Taj Mahal Palace on Friday where the attack majorly took place in back in 2008 (Express Photo By Ganesh Shirsekar)

Mumbai Live News Today November 26: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday paid his tributes to the victims of the Mumbai terror attack during the Constitution Day celebrations in New Delhi. He said, “Today is also the anniversary of #MumbaiTerrorAttack. Fourteen years ago, when India was celebrating its Constitution and citizens’ rights, enemies of humanity carried out the biggest terror attack on India. I pay tribute to those who lost their lives in the attack.”

Meanwhile, Minister of External Affairs S Jaishankar on Saturday said that terrorism threatens humanity. “Today, on 26/11, the world joins India in remembering its victims. Those who planned and oversaw this attack must be brought to justice. We owe this to every victim of terrorism around the world,” he tweeted. On this day in 2008, armed militants attacked multiple locations in Mumbai. At least 166 people were killed and over 300 injured in the attacks.

Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari, chief minister Eknath Shinde and deputy chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Saturday visited the martyrs’ memorial and paid floral tributes to the officials who lost their lives to the terror attack on this day 14 years ago. Minister Deepak Kesarkar, Chief Secretary Manu Kumar Srivastava, state Director General of Police (DGP) Rajnish Seth, Mumbai Police Commissioner Vivek Phansalkar and other officials were also present.

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