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Death toll in India terrorist attacks uncertain

CNN reports that at the end of the terrorist attacks in India, the death toll stood at 183.

The New York Times reports that after the standoff ended at the Taj Mahal Palace & Hotel Tower ended the death toll was at 172. Officials were waiting for exact body counts.

CNN reports that R.R. Patil, deputy chief minister of Maharashtra state said that they thought the terrorists planned to kill 5,000 people.

The New York Times reports that in 2007, a report to Parliament suggested that the country’s shores were inadequately protected from infiltration from the sea.

Both articles suggest that tension between India and Pakistan is high.