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The IndiGo flight made an emergency landing after the passenger fell ill. Representative photo

Passenger vomits blood on Mumbai-Ranchi IndiGo flight, dies

The passenger was suffering from CKD and tuberculosis and was declared dead upon being rushed to a Nagpur hospital

An IndiGo flight bound for Ranchi from Mumbai made an unscheduled stop at Nagpur on Monday (August 21) evening after a passenger suffered a medical emergency, an official said.

The 62-year-old male passenger was suffering from CKD (Chronic Kidney Disease) and tuberculosis and vomited blood on board, said Aejaz Shami, DGM, Branding and Communications of KIMS Hospital in Nagpur.

"He was brought dead to the KIMS hospital. His body was taken to Government Medical College and Hospital for further procedures," Shami said in a statement.

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