March 6, 2015

Sukhendu Kumar Kundu

A 59-year-old doctor from Calcutta died on holiday in Thailand moments after complaining of breathlessness while doing the Underwater Sea Walk, a guided marine stroll listed among the must-do activities during a trip to Koh Larn near Pattaya, Chon Buri province.

Indian gynaecologist Sukhendu Kumar Kundu, who used to run a nursing home at Behrampore in Murshidabad, had gone for the underwater walk on March 6 with a local tour operator, family members said on Tuesday.

Kundu was brought out of the water because of respiratory distress and taken to a government hospital in Pattaya but doctors had to declare him dead upon arrival. Doctors say Mr Kundu died of asphyxiation by drowning.

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Case Details

Source Telegraph India
Date of Death: March 6, 2015
Last Edited: 2 years ago
Age: 59 years
Gender: Male
Nationality: Indian
Cause of Death: Drowning
Province: Chon Buri
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