10 years of Parliament attack: Tribute to martyrs

Updated: December 13, 2011 10:41 IST

Ten years after the Parliament attack, leaders from different parties paid tribute to the bravehearts who died.

10 years of Parliament attack: Tribute to martyrs
It's been ten years since the audacious attack on India's Parliament. At a memorial service held at the Parliament on Tuesday morning, MPs across party lines paid tribute to those who died in the attack.
10 years of Parliament attack: Tribute to martyrs
Vice President Hamid Ansari led members of both Houses of Parliament in paying tribute to the martyrs on the 10th anniversary of the Parliament attack.
10 years of Parliament attack: Tribute to martyrs
Six security men, four Delhi Police personnel and one each from the CRPF and Parliament watch-and-ward staff were killed in the attack.
10 years of Parliament attack: Tribute to martyrs
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh pays tribute to the bravehearts who lost their lives while securing the Parliament from heavily-armed terrorists ten years ago.
10 years of Parliament attack: Tribute to martyrs
UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi at the ceremony held in the premises of the Parliament.
10 years of Parliament attack: Tribute to martyrs
Sushma Swaraj tweets: "The whole incident is fresh in my memory as I was inside the Parliament that day. My husband was also a Member of Parliament then."
10 years of Parliament attack: Tribute to martyrs
Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar pays homage to the martyrs who died during the terror attack on Parliament in 2001.
10 years of Parliament attack: Tribute to martyrs
A blood donation camp was organised by the Red Cross Society to mark 10 years of the Parliament attack.
10 years of Parliament attack: Tribute to martyrs
On December 13, 2001, five heavily armed gunmen stormed the Parliament complex and opened indiscriminate fire, killing nine people.
10 years of Parliament attack: Tribute to martyrs
All five terrorists were shot dead.
10 years of Parliament attack: Tribute to martyrs
A year later, four accused, including Afzal Guru, who were arrested for the attack on Parliament, were found guilty after a trial.
10 years of Parliament attack: Tribute to martyrs
Guru, who is said to be a Jaish-e-Mohammed militant, was the only accused to be awarded the death penalty. His mercy petition is pending with the President.
10 years of Parliament attack: Tribute to martyrs
13th December is remembered for the attack on India's symbol of democracy - Parliament.

................................ Advertisement ................................

................................ Advertisement ................................

Listen to the latest songs, only on JioSaavn.com