Rajeev Saraswat

 

 

Age: 50

 

Summary: prolific Hindi poet and senior language office manager of the integrated oil refining and marketing company Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) based in Mumbai, India who was reportedly among one of at least 200 hostages held captive at the Taj Mahal Palace & Tower Hotel for three days by nine heavily-armed Pakistani jihadists during a series of multiple Islamic terror attacks that killed over 165 people and wounded more than 300 others across Mumbai, India in late November 2008.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a grenade explosion during Mumbai's terrorist attacks

 

Born: circa 1958

 

Died: November 26, 2008

 

Location: Mumbai, India