Feb 05, 2019

Lankan dies aboard Sri Lankan Airlines flight

A Sri Lankan flying from Kuwait to Sri Lanka on-board Sri Lankan Airlines flight UL-230 which arrived at 6.10 am today from Kuwait, was found dead in the aircraft, according to an official at the Katunayake Airport.

The deceased is a 59-year-old Sri Lankan passenger and the airport doctors pronounced that death was due to a sudden heart attack.

Further investigations are being carried out by a team of police officers under the directives of the Katunayake Airport Police OIC- CI Jayanath Wanasinghe.