Devendra Kumar Costa Luminosa Crew Heart Attack – On Sunday, June 16, 2019, Devendra Kumar, 32, from Kanpur, India was a crew member Food and Beverage Server aboard Costa Cruises ship Costa Luminosa when he died as a result of a heart attack.
Kumar’s family said that he joined Costa Cruises two years prior.
Costa Luminosa was on a 7 Night Mediterranean Cruise from Venice and was at sea between Venice, Italy and Argostoli, Greece when Devendra Kumar passed away. Costa Luminosa returned to Venice on Saturday, June 22.
Kumar’s last phone call back home was on June 11th, with his mother Radhika. He told her he will be coming home soon for a holiday.
According to Hoshiar Singh, a resident of Uttarakhand, living in Venice informed others that the crew member had difficulty breathing on the ship. The medical team was called immediately, who declared him dead at the scene.
Following the incident, cruise line officials informed the crewing company in Mumbai of Kumar’s death. The family was told that the legal process will be completed and the body will be given to the family members.