In December 2008, terror attacks rocked India’s capital. There have been a total of eight attacks in Mumbai, from 1993 to now but this is the first time there has been a clear cut connection between those attacks and Pakistan. Hence, this time India did not cry wolf, it cried Pakistan.
No sooner after the first reports started appearing on ticker screens and after the first few breaking reports, India and Pakistan were locked in a media war. The nations’ media began to hype the situation beyond boiling point