By S. Hussain Zaidi
At the afternoon of 12 March 1993, a sequence of explosions reduce a swathe of terror and destruction via Bombay. The toll: 257 killed or lacking, 713 injured, and a urban in a shambles.
In Black Friday, S. Hussain Zaidi takes us into the center of the conspiracy which spanned numerous nations and the large research that ensued. A made of 4 years of meticulous learn, the e-book supplies chilling insights into the felony brain, via interviews with shut affiliates of Dawood Ibrahim and Tiger Memon, between others. The characters we meet are compelling: the terrorists, the corrupt legislations enforcement brokers who abetted the plot, the investigators who might cease at not anything, and, certainly, the folks of Bombay of whose resilient spirit this ebook is a celebration.
Riveting and incisive, Black Friday unearths the real dimensions of a bad tragedy which shook the state.
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