The Hindu

Passenger dies on plane

- Staff Reporter

A passenger on a Chennaibou­nd Indigo flight from Kolkata on Tuesday died just before the plane landed at the Chennai airport.

The passenger, identified as Ganesh Veerabahu, 65, a resident of Chennai, is believed to have suffered breathless­ness mid-air. His wife Jaya, who accompanie­d him, alerted airline crew.

“The crew provided first aid and a medical emergency was declared on board,” said a source at the airport.

On landing, a medical team declared him dead.

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