To be exact its been 19 years to the terrorist attack of 9/11 on World Trade Centre in New York but still even remembering the day gives goosebumps of terror.
The subsequent 3 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Centre, The Pentagon and the United Airlines Flight 93 completely shaken entire US. The attack results in the killing of 3000 Americans and left many injured. The attack has changed the history of America and the New York Skyline.
Today, the city and the country will take a pause to remember all those who have lost their lives in the attack and will also honour the lives of the heroes who tried to save lives.
World Trade centre Twin Tower before the attack was symbolized as the Epitome of Economic power. The main hub for all the activities related to business and commerce and it has over tens of thousands of employees working.
It just takes 102 minutes by the terrorist to completely destroy the Building of the World Trade Centre and marked it as one of the most Horrifying event of American History. Terrorist used Hijacked Passenger plane to crash it on each building which started the massive fire in the building. All the people stuck in the building started rushing in order to save their lives and on the ground people watched the horrific event and prayed for the trapped ones to come alive.
Police offices, Paramedics and Firefighters come in thousands of number to save the victims life as many as they can. Many of the Firefighters were deployed on the stairwells to rescue the victims rushing down the stairs.
No one has imagined that they will face such type of horrific event in their lives. Even before the beginning of the day both the towers of the World Trade Centre collapsed and result in the cloud of death of the victims trapped inside. Lower Manhattan was all covered in the debris.
When everyone was focusing on the Fall of the South Tower another Hijacked plane crash on the building of The Pentagon the same day. After this one hijacked plane Flight 93 crashed in Pennsylvania but thanks to the passenger who fought against the hijackers and thwarted the attack on the nation’s Capitol.
9/11 attack left the maximum people died some of them were the victim stuck in the debris while some were the fighters who fought to save some lives and some were because of the illness caused by the attack.
Apart from the lives of the victims we lost in the attack, there were 343 members of the Fire department who lost their lives. 226 members lost their lives in these 19 years who failed to recover from the illness related to attack.
It took roughly a year to clear just the debris of the World Trade Centre Building which was the year 2002. After that, it took 10 years to rebuild the modern building for business and commerce activities. Some part of the Twin Towers were there and preserved and made into National September 11 Memorial to honour the victims and heroes of 9/11 attack. The history of that horrifying day will never be forgotten.
Just take 2 minutes out of your lives today to remember the victims and heroes of the day and Pray for Peace everywhere.