Pakistan's intelligence agency controlled and coordinated the 2008 Mumbai attacks, a top Indian security official said, in what is the most direct indictment yet of Pakistan by India in the strikes that killed 166 people. It was not just a peripheral role, the Indian Express newspaper quoted G.K. Pillai, India's home secretary, as saying. They (Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence) were literally controlling and coordinating it from the beginning till the end.