Nikhil Advani’s new series Mumbai Diaries 26/11 is coming soon. The series is directed by Advani and Nikhil Gonsalves. The producer of the series is Monisha Advani and Madhu Bhojwani of Emmay Entertainment. The series narrates the story of the doctors, nurses, paramedics, and all other hospital staff. Who worked 24/7 tirelessly and selflessly to save hundreds of lives during the terror attack that devastated the city on 26th November 2008.
Terrorist attacks in Mumbai on November-26th, 2008.
The Mumbai terror attack was a series of terrorist attacks that took place in November 2008. In the terrorist attack, 10-members of Lashkar-e-Taiba, an Islamist terrorist organization from Pakistan, attacked Mumbai. They carried out 12 shooting and bombing attacks across Mumbai for 4 days. In that four-day attack (26 nov-29 Nov), about 174 people died, and more than 300 people were wounded, and nine terrorists also died in that attack.
About the series Mumbai diaries 26/11.
The new medical drama series Mumbai Diaries is a fictional retelling of the horror story of the Mumbai terror attack of 2008. This series aims to pay tribute to all the frontline warriors of the attack, such as the hospital staff, doctors, police, BMC workers, etc. The series is created from the perspectives of the medical fraternity.
The trailer of the series was recently launched at the Gateway of India. The event title was Sahas ko Salam, and it was a tribute to the sacrifice of all the warriors. The event paid homage to the bravery of all the frontline heroes.
In the trailer launch event, Chief Minister of Maharashtra Uddhav Thackeray said, “The spirit of Mumbai is undeniably resilient. But behind all that resilience is the many untold stories of the bravery and sacrifice of our frontline workers. Doctors, nurses, ward boys, police, BMC workers — all have been the real heroes who kept the city running at times of crisis.
Thackeray further said, “Today, I am happy to be a part of ‘Sahas Ko Salam,’ an event that honours the bravery of our frontline workers. At the trailer launch of ‘Mumbai Diaries 26/11’, a series that pays tribute to these very workers. It is heartening to see such content being made, and I would like to congratulate the makers and the cast of the series”.
“We are thrilled to expand our slate of originals with a one-of-its-kind, emotional, and captivating medical drama, which gives a unique perspective to the events of November-26th, 2008. A tragedy that shall always be etched into the minds of the people of Mumbai”, said Purohit.
Purohit added, “But what we had also witnessed then was Mumbai’s undying resilience and the incredible courage of selfless warriors to bring back normalcy. This spirit is what defines Mumbai, and we are proud beyond words to pay an ode to some of these special people. Whose relentless contributions keep us safe amid all adversities.”
The medical drama series will be out on Amazon Prime Video on 9-September 2021. The filmmaker Nikhil Advani said, “Narrated from the lens of the first responders, i.e., doctors, nurses, interns, and ward boys, the show transports the viewers into the corridors of the Bombay General Hospital, unfolding what transpired there on that fateful night,”
The cast of the Mumbai diaries.
The series ensemble the cast of talented actors, such as Konkona Sensharma, Shreya Dhanwanthary, Mohit Raina, Tina Desai, Natasha Bharadwaj, Satyajeet Dubey, Mrunmayee Deshpande, and Prakash Belawadi.