Mumbai police on high alert after threat call to Taj Hotel from Pak

Mumbai: Police have increased security outside the Taj hotel in south Mumbai after a threat call.

The iconic hotel in Colaba area, which was among the targets of Pakistani terrorists during the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, has received a fresh threat.

According to police, the phone call was received at 12.30 am today and the caller, who claimed he was from Karachi in Pakistan, said the hotel will be attacked.

Immediately after receiving the call, the hotel management informed police, following which security of the hotel has been stepped up.