News Desk, EditorNews, Mumbai
Updated Tue, 30 Jun 2020 12:31 PM IST
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The caller told the staff that he was a member of Lashkar-e-Taiba. The man said that the hotel would be attacked and it would be blown up like the 2008 Mumbai attacks.
At the same time, after this, the second phone call was made at Hotel Taj Lands End in Bandra. There too, the staff was threatened in the same manner. According to the information received, both hotels received a call from the same number and this number is from Pakistan.
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On the other hand, in view of the threatening call, Mumbai Police has tightened the security of the hotel. At the same time, the cyber cell has also become active and is investigating the case. Apart from this, the location of the caller is being ascertained with the help of the Telecom Department.
Let us tell you that on 26 November 2008, there was a terrorist attack on the Taj Hotel in Mumbai. This attack was carried out by Lashkar-e-Taiba. The terrorists of this terrorist organization had entered India by sea and carried out this attack. 166 people were killed in this terrorist attack. The invading terrorists were killed in the encounter, while a terrorist Ajmal Kasab was caught alive, who was later hanged.