Mangaluru: A person of Bhatkal origin, died when he was flying from Saudi by Air India Express flight on October 21.
The deceased has been identified as Ibrahim Khalil (55), a native of Bhatkal.
According to the airport officials, Ibrahim was flying by Air India Express from Saudi Arabia to Mangaluru. When the flight landed at the Mangaluru airport, Ibrahim was found to be unconscious. Immediately, the airport authorities informed the doctors and also rushed him to the hospital where the doctors declared him dead on arrival.
Ibrahim is survived by his wife and 6 children. The post-mortem report will reveal the exact cause of his death.