‘I wish I had a gun rather than a camera’

2 December 2008

Sebastian D’Souza, the photo editor of Mumbai Mirror, whose image of one of the terrorists, who sprayed bullets at Victoria Terminus coolly walking around the railway station, went around the world has spoken of how he got to catch the frame.

Some of the police on duty, he tells The Independent, London, were reluctant to chase the gunman.

“I told some policemen the gunmen had moved towards the rear of the station but they refused to follow them. What is the point if having policemen with guns if they refuse to use them?

“I only wish I had a gun rather than a camera.”

Read the full article: ‘Armed police would not fire back’

View the big picture @ Boston.com: Bombay under attack

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2 Responses to “‘I wish I had a gun rather than a camera’”

  1. abercoast Says:

    Time to polish our pens.


  2. The entire meaning of having media as the tool to bring about revolution and change the world for good just fell flat on its face by the way they reacted to this major catastrophe ….


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