Saturday, 29th November 2008
28-year-old lawyer Lo Hwei Yen had been taken hostage by terrorists at the Oberoi Hotel in a Terrorist Attack in Mumbai, India. According to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ms. Lo had gone to Mumbai on Wednesday to attend a business seminar and it was meant to be only a one-night trip. Her body, found on the 19th floor of the hotel after Indian Commandos stormed the building to flush out the Terrorist - she had bullet wound on her head and chest. Ms. Lo was a law graduate of the National University of Singapore and she was working for a offshore law firm, Stephenson Harwood, based in Singapore.