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Nov 27, 2008 at 11:20am IST

Mumbai targets were favourite hangouts for af

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)
  • SUCCESSIVE ATTACKS: The targets were places frequented by the rich and the powerful like five star hotels and corporate offices

  • 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.