Taj hotel security beefed up after threat call: Mumbai police

Police on Tuesday beefed up the security outside the Taj hotel in south Mumbai after a threat call, a senior official said.

The iconic hotel in Colaba area was among the targets of Pakistani terrorists during the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack.

The phone call was received at 12.30 am on Tuesday and the caller, who claimed he was from Karachi in Pakistan, said the hotel will be attacked, the official said.

Immediately after receiving the call, the hotel...