The captain made a decision to divert the Oman Air flight WY811 bound to Bangkok, after it became apparent that a 63 year old passenger required urgent medical attention. The plane landed safely in Hyderabad on Wednesday morning.
The flight with the remaining passengers departed for Bangkok.
According to Indian media reports, the health of the passenger travelling on the Oman Air flight WY811 suddenly deteriorated during the journey. The flight was then diverted to Hyderabad airport and the sick passenger was rushed to the city’s Apollo Medical Centre.
The hospital declared the passenger brought, dead upon arrival.
Airline authorities informed the matter to the Oman Embassy officials who rushed to Hyderabad from Mumbai to complete the formalities to shift the body to Oman.