Chennai, Jan 27: A 34-year-old man from Agartala died of heart attack minutes before he was about to board a flight to Kolkata at the airport here today.
Airport sources said the deceased, Somnath Dutta had come to Chennai for treatment of cancer in a private hospital.
After treatment he was to leave for Tripura via Kolkata when the tragedy befell at him.
Somnath was being brought on a wheel chair by his wife and mother when he complained of chest pain. He was later declared dead by the local doctors.