For over 50 hours, they held India`s financial capital on tenterhooks. Their aggression was witnessed by a nation frozen in terror.
At last, the expertise of the country`s elite security forces prevailed, but not before these ten men succeeded in spreading mayhem on an unprecedented scaled across some of Mumbai`s bestknown landmarks. Their well-executed action left 248 dead and 172 nursing injuries.
Who were these men of terror? What did they look like? Their faces have remained a mystery, except for Mohammed Ajmal Amir who was captured alive.
Here are the first images of the eight perpetrators of what has become to be termed as India`s worst ever encounter with terror. (Umar, the ninth man`s picture was not released as his body was badly burnt and thrown off the Taj Hotel after a pitched gunbattle with the NSG)
Text: Sify News Desk
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