Air hostess death: Amusement park owners missing



Zeenews Bureau

Chennai: A day after three people were arrested in connection with the death of a 20-year-old air hostess at an amusement park, a report on Wednesday said that owners of the EVP World Theme park are missing.

On Tuesday, F Afia Magh, an air hostess working with Kingfisher Airlines, was killed in a freak accident during an adventure ride at EVP World theme park on the outskirts of Chennai, police said.

The victim, a native of Kohima in Nagaland, suffered head injuries when she was thrown off while taking a ride on the 'Giant Wheel', police said.

The cause of death was being probed, police said. Three people, including the amusement park's facility manager and operator of the ride, have been arrested.

According to NDTV, a news channel, the safety belt worn by Afia had come off, which led to her being thrown off the giant wheel.

She was rushed to a private hospital nearby where she was pronounced dead.

(With PTI inputs)