Tales of the siege: 26/11 Mumbai attacks scars continue to leave a mark on screen

Tales of the siege: 26/11 Mumbai attacks scars continue to leave a mark on screen
Tales of the siege: It is 12 years since the 26/11 Mumbai attacks, and the tragic chapter in modern Indian history continues to linger on the canvas of showbiz.

On November 26, 2008, ten Pakistani terrorists of Lashkar-e-Tayyiba sneaked into Mumbai through the sea route, and unleashed havoc in various parts of the city. They killed over 160 people. Over the course of their attack, nine terrorists were killed while one, Mohammed Ajmal Kasab, was arrested and finally executed in November 2012.

The terrorists unleashed mass mayhem at city hubs such as Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus railway station, Taj Mahal Palace hotel, Cafe Leopold, Cama and Albless Hospital, Nariman House, and Oberoi-Trident Hotel.

Over a decade has passed, but the incident continues inspiring filmmakers to look back at the horrid incident, and attempt recreating the event from different perspectives.

From the valour of the brave who fought terror, to the grief of the people who lost loved ones,
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