Mumbai Terror Attack: Akshay Kumar to Shilpa Shetty, B-town pays tribute to 26/11 martyrs
Today, as the country remembers and pays tributes to the martyrs and victims, Bollywood stars too have been expressing their feelings over it.
It has been twelve years since the terror attack unfolded in Mumbai, leaving 300 injured and over 166 people dead. On November 26, 2008, the terrorists attacked Nariman House, Taj Mahal Palace Hotel, Oberoi Trident, Cafe Leopold and Cama Hospital in Mumbai. According to PTO report, today, floral tributes have been paid to martyrs who lost their lives during the deadly terror attack in Mumbai in 2008. However, in the wake of Covid 19 pandemic, a limited number of people have attended the 12th anniversary of the terror attack.
On the twelfth anniversary of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, Bollywood celebrities like Shilpa Shetty, Raveena Tandon, Tiger Shroff, Abhishek Bachchan, Ranvir Shorey, Madhuri Dixit’s husband Dr Shriram Nene and many others took to their social media handle to pay tribute to those who sacrificed their lives to safeguard citizens.
Superstar Akshay Kumar also took to social media to pay his heartfelt tribute to the martyrs who laid down their lives on 26/11 to save others in the attacks in Mumbai 12 years ago.
Taking to his Twitter handle, Akshay shared his thoughts over the horrific 26/11 Mumbai Terror attacks and remembered the martyrs. The Kesari star expressed that the country will always remember those who sacrificed their own lives for others during the attacks. Remembering the 26/11 heroes and victims, Akshay paid tribute to them on social media. The actor claimed that Mumbai citizens would never forget the terror attack.
Remembering the 26/11 incident, Raveen Tandon took to her Twitter handle and wrote, “Never Forget . Never Forgive . #26/11.”
On the other hand, Shilpa Shetty took to her Instagram handle to share an emotional post related to the Mumbai terror attack. She wrote, “Praying for peace and healing for every single life that was changed, lost, and altered... #26thNovember #peace #healing.”
Abhishek Bachchan tweeted: “Lest we forget,” followed with a folded hand emoticon.
Ranvir Shorey wrote, “Never forget. Prayers for all who laid down and lost their lives on the day. Folded hands #MumbaiTerrorAttack.”
Dr. Shriran Nene took to his Twitter handle and wrote, “Let's take a moment and remember the heroes of 26/11 #MumbaiTerrorAttack who bravely fought and sacrificed their lives for the country. Remembering the victims, martyrs and their families today.”
Tiger Shroff also shared a post for the martyrs on his Instagram story.
Several people were injured and many lost their lives in the attacks that continued for 3 days. The police captured Ajmal Kasab, one of the terrorists, who was later hanged on 21 November 2012.