The army and firemen arrived at the location. Two groups were formed by marine commandos.
By midnight mumbai police surrounded the taj.
Hotel mumbai terrorist attack. The central dome of the hotel was bombed and there was a massive fire in the building. The new film hotel mumbai in theaters friday focuses on what happened at the taj during the 2008 terrorist attacks across the city. Why hotel mumbai chef hemant oberoi risked his life to save others in terrorist attack the indian chef helped save the lives of several guests from terrorists and lost a few of his colleagues.
Starring dev patel armie hammer and nazanin boniadi the movie focuses on the stories of guests and staff trapped inside the taj mahal palace hotel for days as four armed terrorists stalk the. The first round of evacuation took place. During the 60 hour siege the gunmen also ambushed a group of policemen including.
More than 80 people were killed in a series of. Many of the guests inside the hotel were huddled up by the staff into small rooms by this time. Mumbai terror attacks when the bullets started firing just after 9pm on 26 november 2008 hemant oberoi stayed calm.
For hours as terrorists took hostages and killed indiscriminately across mumbai the chef and other staff at the taj mahal palace hotel did everything they could to keep others safe. The pakistani terrorists slaughtered at least 170 people in mumbai a fire breaks out of the dome of the taj hotel in mumbai on november 26 2008. Eight of the attacks occurred in south mumbai at chhatrapati shivaji terminus mumbai chabad house the oberoi trident the taj palace tower leopold cafe cama hospital the nariman house the metro cinema and in a lane behind the times of india building and st.
The mumbai terror attacks of 26 november 2008 left 166 people dead and soured ties between india and pakistan. Dev patel and armie hammer topline the film s ensemble cast.