File photo of all four dogs of Mumbai Police's Bomb Detection and Disposal Squad during 26/11. Last surviving member Caesar died today pic.twitter.com/Q64wyEULY0
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26/11 hero dog Caesar passes away; laid to rest with full state honours
By NewsX Bureau
| Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 22:00
Mumbai: Caesar, the last surviving member of the 26/11 dog squad passed away on Thursday after a long battle with illness.
The 11-year-old dog died at 9:30 am on Thursday morning and was buried with full state honours in presence of Mumbai Police officers and army jawans.
Caesar, the sole surviving member of the 26/11 dog squad was suffering from depression since the death of his buddies Max, Sultan and Tiger.
"Caesar was on the recovery path but today his condition worsened and he died. He fought till his last breath,"said caretaker Fizza Shah
Caesar was posted at Taj Hotel during the 26/11 attack and saved many lives by recovering 8 kg of RDX and finding many live bombs.