18:09 / 25.03.2020
Health Ministry: Passenger of Istanbul-Fergana flight died of a stroke

A 63-year-old man who flew from Istanbul to Fergana on a charter flight on March 25 became ill on the plane.

The man had heart failure and numbness in his hands and feet. 

As soon as the plane landed in Fergana, a reanimobile arrived at the airport.

The patient passed resuscitation procedures. Inside the car, doctors applied defibrillation and tried to restore the activity of cardiovascular-respiratory systems, but they could not save his life.

The deceased was diagnosed with acute circulatory disorders of brain and heart failure.

 At the moment, a forensic medical examination is being conducted.