U.S. Department of State: Up to $5 Million Reward for Information About Sajid Mir, Connected to 2008 Terrorist Attacks in Mumbai, India

Sajid Mir, a senior member of the Pakistan-based foreign terrorist organization Lashkar-e-Tayyiba (LeT), is wanted for his involvement in the November 2008 terrorist attacks in Mumbai, India. The Rewards for Justice program is offering a reward of up to $5 million for information leading to the arrest or conviction in any country of Sajid Mir for his role in these attacks.

微拍直播Beginning on November 26, 2008, and continuing through November 28, 2008, ten LeT-trained attackers carried out a series of coordinated attacks against multiple targets in Mumbai, India, including two luxury hotels (the Taj Mahal Palace and The Oberoi), the Leopold Café, the Nariman (Chabad) House, and the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus train station, killing approximately 170 persons. Six Americans were killed during the attack: Ben Zion Chroman, Gavriel Holtzberg, Sandeep Jeswani, Alan Scherr, Naomi Scherr, and Aryeh Leibish Teitelbaum.

微拍直播Sajid Mir was LeT’s operations manager for the Mumbai attack, playing a leading role in its planning, preparation, and execution. A warrant for Mir’s arrest was issued on April 22, 2011. In 2019, Mir was added to the FBI’s Most Wanted Terrorists List.

More Information: http://rewardsforjustice.net/english/sajid_mir.html.