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Chennai-Ranchi flight makes emergency landing at Bhubaneswar airport

Bhubaneswar: An AirAsia flight which was on its way to Chennai from Ranchi made an emergency landing at Biju Patnaik International Airport in Bhubaneswar after a passenger complained of breathing problem.

The passenger has been admitted to Capital Hospital.

Airport authorities said that the passenger identified as Basant Kumar Paswan (40) was travelling with three of his family members when he complained of breathing problem.

The flight made an emergency landing this evening and the passenger was shifted immediately to Capital Hospital by AAI ambulance.