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There were 179 passengers in the plane.
There were 179 passengers in the plane.

Delhi-bound GoAir plane makes emergency landing at Karachi airport

The flight -- G8-6658 -- from Riyadh later landed at Delhi airport early morning on Wednesday.

A Delhi-bound GoAir plane made an emergency landing at Karachi on Tuesday after a passenger onboard suffered cardiac arrest and later died, an airline official told PTI.

The flight -- G8-6658 -- from Riyadh later landed at Delhi airport early morning on Wednesday.

The male passenger, who was administered all possible medical help onboard, was declared dead after landing at Karachi, in Pakistan, the official said

There were 179 passengers in the plane.

According to news agency ANI, a GoAir staff immediately attended to the passenger and was administered with Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) till landing at Karachi airport.

"Priority landing was sought and flight landed safely with 179 passengers at Karachi airport," GoAir said in a statement.

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