New Delhi [India]: Actor Akshay Kumar on Saturday paid tribute to those who lost their lives in the 26/11 Mumbai terror assaults in 2008.
Taking to Twitter, Akshay dropped a poster of those who died in the Mumbai terror assault along with a caption. He wrote,
“Remembering the innocent victims and these bravehearts of the #MumbaiTerrorAttack who laid down their lives 14 years ago on 26/11. #NeverForget.”
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) November 26, 2022
The ghastly assaults, which started on November 26, 2008, lasted for four days and as a minimum 174 people, along with 20 safety pressure personnel and 26 overseas nationals, have been killed and greater than three hundred others injured within the terror attacks carried out by using 10 gunmen from Pakistan-based totally terrorist business enterprise Lashkar-e-Taiba.
Armed with computerized weapons and hand grenades, the terrorists centered civilians at several websites inside the southern part of Mumbai, which include the Chhatrapati Shivaji railway station, the popular Leopold Cafe, hospitals, and a theatre.
While a maximum of the assaults ended within some hours once they began at around 9.30 p.M, on November 26, the phobia persisted in spreading at 3 locations where hostages had been taken – the Nariman House, where a Jewish outreach centre changed into located, and the luxurious accommodations Oberoi Trident and Taj Mahal Palace and Tower.
After the assault, it was installed that the ten terrorists had sailed to Mumbai from Pakistan’s port city, Karachi.
Their voyage to Mumbai involved hijacking a fishing dingy and killing 4 of the five men team, leaving one occupant to ferry them to the Mumbai coast.
In those gruesome attacks, nine terrorists were killed, and the lone survivor, Ajmal Amir Kasab, was stuck and later hanged at Yerwada Central Jail in Pune in 2012.
Meanwhile, Akshay was these days seen in the motion-adventure movie ‘Ram Setu’ alongside Jacqueline Fernandez, who was given good responses at the container office.
He will be next seen in an upcoming entertainer film ‘Selfie’ along with Emraan Hashmi and Diana Penty and in Anand L Rai’s subsequent ‘Gorkha’.