A 61-year-old man lost consciousness during intercourse with his partner at a hotel here on Monday morning and was later pronounced dead in a hospital, a police official said. The cause of death was not immediately known.
According to the official, the deceased checked into the hotel in the suburb of Korla at around 10 am with the 40-year-old woman who he claimed was his lover. After a while, the woman called the hotel reception and told them that the man had lost consciousness and had not responded, he said.
The official of the Korla Police Station said that the hotel staff immediately informed the local police who took the elderly man to a civilian hospital in Sion where he was pronounced dead before entering. The woman was later taken to Korla Police Station and questioned.
The official said she told police that the man was a Worley resident and worked for a private company. He said, citing the woman, that during intercourse he tried to drink wine, but lost consciousness.
“Based on preliminary information, we have registered the Accidental Death Report (ADR) in the case and are awaiting his medical report to find out the exact cause of death and also to see if he took any tablet prior to the act,” the official said.
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