PM to visit terror-hit Hotel Trident todayJanuary 17th, 2009 - 11:55 am ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Jan 17 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh will visit the Hotel Trident-Oberoi, one of the sites of the Mumbai terror attacks, for an award function today.
Earlier, Dr. Singh was scheduled to visit here on November 28 for an award function ceremony.
The Oberoi Hotel wing is still closed to the public as renovation is going on after the attacks by terrorists.
It was difficult to say whether the Prime Minister will visit the other sites of the attacks, including Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Nariman House and the Hotel Taj.
The attacks, carried out by a Pakistan-based terrorist group using automatic weapons and grenades, began on November 26, 2008, and ended on November 29, 2008.
At least 173 people were killed and over 308 were injured in the attacks. (ANI)
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