Eight Indians found dead in Nepal hotel
Recently, 8 Indian tourists fell unconscious at a Mountain Resort in Nepal due to suffocation by carbon monoxide emanated from a gas heater in a room that had little to no ventilation. The residence word from Kerala, two couples and their children sleeping in one room at a hotel in Daman.
“They were found unconscious this [Tuesday] morning and airlifted to Kathmandu, but died during treatment,” police spokesperson Shailesh Thapa Chettri told news agency AFP.
“We suspect they died of suffocation, but autopsy reports will confirm the cause,” Chettri said.
“Deeply distressed by the tragic news of the passing away of eight Indian tourists in Nepal,” external affairs minister S Jaishankar tweeted.