3) Terrorist Attack of 2008 in Mumbai
This is the worst attack that occurred in the Indian history. One of the most renowned landmarks of Mumbai, Hotel Taj Mahal situated in front of the Gateway of India, came under attack. Military and police forces fought the terrorists for over 60 hours in the hotel. It took place on 26th November 2008. The attack was in face a series of shooting and bombing attacks. Ten such events took place all over Mumbai on the same day.