Mumbai:French President Nicolas Sarkozy on Tuesday paid tributes to the 26/11 martyrs at the Police Memorial dedicated to security men killed during the November 2008 attacks here.
Accompanied by wife Carla Bruni and other French officials, the President laid a wreath in memory of those security personnel who died fighting terrorists in the Mumbai siege.
Sarkozy also observed one-minute silence remembering the martyrs.
166 people were killed by ten terrorists who stormed South Mumbai late on 26 November, 2008, targeting a pub, two luxury hotels, country’s oldest and biggest railway terminus (CST), a Jewish centre and a hospital, among others.
DGP Sivanandan, Mumbai Police Commissioner Sanjeev Dayal were among the top police officials present on the occasion.