An Emirates airlines flight from Dubai had to make an emergency landing due to medical condition of one of the passenger.
The flight bound for Myanmar’s Yangon, had to land in Gujarat’s Ahmedabad.
The mid-air medical emergency on board forced the aircraft to divert to the city airport in Ahmedabad.
The aircraft contacted the Ahmedabad Air Traffic Control (ATC) this afternoon after a five-year-old British national on board the flight developed medical complications, the airport authorities said in the statement.
Upon landing, the child was taken to a private hospital near the airport in an Airports Authority of India ambulance.
He is still undergoing treatment at the hospital, officials said, adding that the flight departed for Yangon around 3pm.>