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Mumbai targets were favourite hangouts for affluent

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First published: November 27, 2008, 12:29 AM IST | Updated: November 27, 2008
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Mumbai targets were favourite hangouts for affluent
Apart from 190 injured, 55 people had been killed in the night of terror.

Mumbai: Almost all the locations attacked by suspected terrorists in south Mumbai Wednesday night were preferred hangouts of foreign tourists. Here is a list of the nine places under attack:

  • Leopold Cafe in Colaba, a favourite hangout with the tourist crowd in south Mumbai (Firing)
  • Hotel Taj Intercontinental, a five-star hotel in south Mumbai (Firing)
  • Hotel Trident (formerly Hotel Oberoi), a five-star hotel in south Mumbai (Firing)
  • Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (Formerly Victoria Terminus), the headquarters of Central Railway and a World Heritage Building in south Mumbai (Firing)
  • Bade Miyan Gali behind the Hotel Taj (Firing)
  • Mazagaon (Explosion)
  • Vile Parle suburb in north Mumbai (Explosion)
  • Hotel Marriott in Juhu has also been attacked
  • A boat with explosives was found on Girgaum Chowpatty

Till reports last came in about 55 had been killed and 190 injured were being rushed to hospital.

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