The State Secretary of US, Mike Pompeo persistently ask Pakistan to take serious action against the responsible terrorists who attacked Mumbai in 2008 and a huge number of people including the special officers of the police force had been died as they successfully smashed the entire security system of Mumbai city rapidly.
Recently, Washington announced a huge amount of reward around $5 million for promoting and ensuring their capture.
The declaration came on the eve of the date while the incident took place in a previous year. The terrible terror attack left 166 people dead and hundreds of wounded after the terrorists landed in India from Pakistan and generated an incredible wave of violence lasting three days across the financial capital of India.
US State Secretary Mike Pompeo said in a statement, “It is an affront to the families of the victims that, after ten years, those who planned the Mumbai attack have still not been convicted for their involvement. We call upon all countries, particularly Pakistan, to uphold their UN Security Council obligations to implement sanctions against the terrorists responsible for this atrocity, including Lashkar-e-Tayyiba and its affiliates.”
He also added, “ We stand with the families and friends of the victims, whose loved ones were lost in this act of barbarism, including six American citizens”.
The department of the State’s Reward for Justice Program stated that it was announced up to $5 million, “for information leading to the arrest or conviction in any country of any individual who committed, conspired to commit, or aided or abetted” the execution of the attack.
It is the third this kind of reward announced by the US after the announcement of $10 million for the founder of Lashkar-e-Tayyiba, Hafiz Mohammed Saeed and $2 million for another senior leader of the group, Hafiz Abdul Rehman Makki.