Day 3: November 28, 2008 (Friday)Dec 2nd, 2008 | By Editor | Category: Key developments
Here is the timeline of the rescue operation:
00:25: All but one terrorist killed in Taj hotel.
00.47: Powerful explosion at Taj hotel. Gunshots heard from inside Oberoi hotel. Three more rounds of gunshots heard from inside the old building of Taj.
08:06: Another grenade blast on the fourth floor of Nariman house.
08:25: Commandos closing in on Nariman House.
08:25: Commandos enter the fourth floor of Nariman House. Two loud explosions heard from inside the building.
10:57: The new building of Taj Hotel totally flushed out.
11:49: Massive explosion on the road outside the old building of Taj hotel, gunfire also heard.
16:00: NSG officer Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan killed in operation against militants at Taj hotel.
17:00: NSG ends siege of Oberoi/Trident, toll stands at 143. Fresh explosions, firing at Nariman House.
18:00: Eight foreigners reported killed, 22 injured in terror attacks in Mumbai.
19:00: Five hostages in Nariman House reported killed by terrorists.
23:46: Operation to flush out terrorists from Nariman House ends, commandos come out waving weapons. Heavy firing and explosions at the Taj.
Source: PTI, IANS