A Delhi-bound Vistara flight was diverted to Devi Ahilyabai Holkar International Airport after a passenger complained of breathlessness and fainted, according to an airport official.
The passenger was transported to a nearby hospital, where he was declared dead, after the Vistara aircraft UK-818, which took off from Bengaluru, landed in Indore around 9.30 p.m. on Thursday.
The passenger who died unexpectedly “Manoj Kumar Agrawal, a passenger on Vistara’s flight, complained of shortness of breath and passed out. After being diverted, the Bengaluru-Delhi flight landed under medical emergency at Indore airport about 9.30 p.m “Pramod Kumar Sharma, the airport’s in-charge director, stated.
After an examination, the passenger was transported to Banthia Hospital, where physicians proclaimed him dead.