Tukaram Omble

  • 'Kasab should have been hanged in public' November 21, 2012

    Mumbai: Tukaram Omble was the biggest hero of 26/11. The Mumbai police assistant sub-inspector was responsible for the capture of LeT terrorist Ajmal Kasab alive. His brother Eknath Omble welcomed the government decision to hang kasab, saying a terrorist like him should have been hanged in public. "My family is happy....
  • 'Kasab should be executed at Gateway of India' February 21, 2011

    Eknath Ombale, brother of Tukaram Ombale - the policeman who nabbed Kasab, wants Kasab to be given a brutal death. ...
  • Omble's daughter relives 26/11 attacks November 26, 2009

    Mumbai: Mumbai Police Assistant Sub Inspector Tukaram Omble was the man who laid his life down to capture dreaded terrorist Ajmal Amir Kasab. Omble's daughter Vaishali relives November 26, 2008. ...
  • Advani gets emotional speaking about Mumbai attacks February 25, 2009

    Mumbai: Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Lal Krishna Advani got emotional on Tuesday speaking about the Mumbai terror attacks. Advani was in in Mumbai and spoke about security officials including Hemant Karkare, Ashok Kamte, Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan and Tukaram Omble who were killed during the terror strikes in November...
  • 26/11 bravehearts dominate Ashok Chakra list January 26, 2009

    New Delhi: The Central Government has announced the gallantry awards to be presented on Republic Day. Mumbai terror attack heroes which includes Hemant Karkare, Ashok Kamte, Vijay Salaskar, Tukaram Omble, Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan and Havaldar Gajendra Singh will be awarded the country highest peacetime gallantary award - the Ashok Chakra. Delhi Police...
  • 11 security personnel to get Ashok Chakra January 24, 2009

    New Delhi: A record 11 security personnel will receive country highest peacetime gallantry award - the Ashok Chakra - this year. The highlight of the 'list of 11' is that it comprises six people from among those who participated in the Mumbai anti-terror operations in November 2008. All the 11 security personnel...
  • Maharashtra govt recommends 73 names for bravery award January 18, 2009

    New Delhi: It's the season of gallantry awards, and while the bulk of the nation's highest civilian awards could go to the heroes who laid their lives down during the Mumbai attack, many more people may go unacknowledged. Reportedly two policeman could get the highest award, the Ashok Chakra. The Maharashtra...
  • Mumbai hero Omble's family wants police reforms December 27, 2008

    Mumbai: Assistant Sub Inspector with the DB Marg Police Station in south Mumbai Tukaram Omble’s exceptionally bravery ensured that at least one terrorist of the Mumbai terror attack was caught alive. Tukaram Omble fought Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab and his associate with just his lathi (stick) and fell to the terrorist's...
  • Mumbai cops recount Kasab's encounter and arrest December 26, 2008

    Mumbai: Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab is the lone terrorist from the Mumbai terror attacks to be captured alive. A month after he was caught, the policemen say they didn't quite realise the importance of catching him alive then. The DB Marg Police Station in south Mumbai earned its place in history books...