India’s National Security Guard has killed all the terrorist gunmen holed up in Mumbai’s Taj Mahal Hotel, IBN Live reports. Security forces continue to battle the terrorists at the Hotel Oberoi Trident, where at least 30 hostages are still being held. Paramilitary units are preparing to mount a massive push into the hotel this evening.
Eight hostages held at the headquarters of a Jewish group were freed, although American rabbi Gavriel Holtzberg and his wife were not among them, Bloomberg reports. Sandra Samuel, a cook at the Chabad-Lubavitch Center who earlier rescued the couple’s 2-year-old son, said he last saw Holtzberg and his wife lying “unconscious” in the building.