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Malaysian citizen collapses and dies at Chennai airport

M Dakshinamorrthy, his wife and their three children had visited India on a pilgrimage and were on their way back to Malaysia when he suffered chest pains and collapsed.

india Updated: Nov 07, 2016 13:39 IST
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Passengers wait to board an airplane.
Passengers wait to board an airplane. (Reuters/Representational photo)

A 51-year-old Malaysian citizen died of a suspected heart attack at the airport here on Monday, minutes before boarding a flight to his country, police said.

M Dakshinamorrthy, his wife and their three children had visited India on a pilgrimage and were on their way back to Malaysia when he suffered chest pains and collapsed.

A team of doctors at the airport immediately attended to him, but to no avail and he passed away, police said, adding they were probing the matter.