People have been waiting since morning at the memorial site to remember those who lost their lives in the 26/11 Mumbai attacks. Exactly 11 years ago, the terrorist attack in Mumbai, the financial capital of the country, shook not only the country but the world. The attack, which took place on 26 November 2008, lasted four days and killed 166 people and injured over 300. On Tuesday, tributes are pouring in from across the country and around the world for those who lost their lives in the attack. At the same time, President Ram Nath Kovind also tweeted and remembered the families who lost their loved ones in the anniversary of the attack. He tweeted- ‘On the 11th anniversary of the Mumbai terror attacks, we remember all the victims and families. A grateful nation salutes the security personnel who made the supreme sacrifice. It is our determination that we will defeat all forms of terrorism. ‘
People have been waiting since morning at the memorial site to remember those who lost their lives in the 26/11 Mumbai attacks.
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu also paid tribute to the martyrs of the terrorist attack in Mumbai, saying that the grateful nation will always remember his sacrifice. Naidu tweeted, “On the occasion of the anniversary of the cowardly terrorist attack in Mumbai in 2008, I pay tribute to the memory of the casualties and express my condolences to their families.”Here, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis paid tribute to the 166 people killed in the attack on the 11th anniversary of the 26/11 attack on Tuesday. On the 11th anniversary of the Mumbai attack, the Chief Minister attended the wreath-laying ceremony held at the police memorial site in Marine Lines area of South Mumbai. Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari, Chief Secretary Ajoy Mehta, Director General of Police Subodh Kumar Jaiswal, Mumbai Police Commissioner Sanjay Barve and other police officers and relatives of the martyrs were also present here. While sharing a video on the Mumbai attack on Twitter, the Chief Minister wrote that the army and the police come together and let us all contribute to the security of the country!
Questions raised on the absence of Ajit Pawar
Due to Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar not yet attending the program, some questions are being raised in a hidden manner. In such a situation, the question is arising that what is going on in Ajit Pawar’s mind? Earlier Ajit Pawar did not reach an important meeting of CM Devendra Fadnavis on Monday. The chair next to CM Devendra Fadnavis, a reserve for the deputies CM, was vacant in a meeting with World Bank representatives on drought, flood and disaster management. Since then, there are speculations whether Ajit Pawar can change his attitude once again.