MUMBAI, India – Inside the dark, with Taj Mahal Palace Hotel, hallways were filled with bloodied bodies. The terrorists are still holding 200 people 33 hours after the assault began.
Knowing virtually nothing about what may lie in the dark recesses of the hotel, the commands of the Indian Army decided to go back in – and were met by terrorists firing without mercy, throwing grenades and continually changing positions.
The sound of gunfire and explosions throughout the affected atrium of the hotel, making it impossible to determine the origin of the gunfire.
Through all the commands I walked down the tall, black rooms, trying to navigate the damaged hotel without knowing the layout.
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