KANNUR : A 65-year-old Kannur native, quarantined on his arrival from Gulf, died after collapsing at his home on Saturday night. The deceased has been identified as Abdul Khadar from Chelleri in Kayichira.
Abdul Khadar had arrived on 21st March at Kannur airport. Given the escalation in Covid outbreak, Khadar, like other overseas travelers was placed under quarantine in isolation within his home. Khadar suffered from heart disease. The Collector TV Suresh said, Khadar did not show symptoms of the virus up to the end and likely cause of death is considered to be heart attack. The body has been shifted to Pariyaram Medical College.