On Tuesday, a 22-year-old air hostess Clara Khongshit from Shillong of IndiGo Airlines died after falling from her flat on the 4th floor of an apartment in Kolkata, police said on Wednesday.
Clara allegedly fell down through the sliding window of her flat on the 4th floor of an apartment late on Tuesday night. The body of the deceased was recovered from in front of the apartment on Wednesday morning,” an officer said.
According to reports, Ms Clara was celebrating a friend’s birthday in her flat with 2 of her friends on Tuesday night.
“Probe is on to identify whether it was suicide or an accident. We are also questioning the 2 friends who were present on the spot,” the officer said.
A forensic team of Kolkata Police was sent to the spot after the body was recovered.
On Wednesday morning, the officials of airlines also visited the spot.
“We got the news from media. We won’t be able comment on anything as the case is being probed by police. Our communications team may issue a statement,” the airlines official said.
Police said the autopsy report is being awaited to confirm the cause of death.