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* Sri Lankan passenger dies during flight
Tue, Feb 5, 2019, 10:51 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Feb 05, Colombo: A Sri Lankan passenger onboard a SriLankan Airlines flight from Kuwait has died during flight early this morning, the Officer In Charge of the Bandaranaike International Airport in Katunayake has said.

The 59-year-old Sri Lankan passenger was on board SriLankan Airlines fight UL-230 which arrived at 6:10 a.m. at BIA from Kuwait.

The passenger has died of a sudden heart attack, the doctors at the airport said.

A team of police officers are conducting further inquiries under the direction of OIC of Katunayake Airport Police, Chief Inspector Jayanath Warnasinghe.


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