Updated: November 26, 2019 5:39:03 pm
To mark the 11th anniversary of the Mumbai terror attacks, The Indian Express is hosting the 26/11 Stories of Strength event at the Gateway of India on Tuesday. In its fourth edition, the event will showcase inspiring stories of courage, forgiveness and resilience of more than 100 survivors who have been interviewed by The Indian Express over the past decade, personal accounts that resonate uncannily with the message of the Mahatma.
Anant Goenka, Executive Director, The Indian Express Group, said: “The voices of these survivors force us to remind ourselves that even in these polarised times, the majority of India is fiercely moderate.”
Union Minister for Defence Rajnath Singh and Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari will be chief guests on the ocassion. The event is directed by filmmaker Anand Tiwari, and will feature a performance by actor Amitabh Bachchan who has been an ambassador for the Stories of Strength initiative since 2016. Actors Vicky Kaushal and Radhika Apte will also be seen interviewing survivors of the attack.
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