Australian tourist dies in Guwahati after falling off stairs
An Australian tourist met with an unfortunate death in Guwahati after he fell off the stairs of Lilawati Grand, a hotel at Paltan Bazar.
The tourist has been identified as William Marinus (68) who came to visit northeast India with four other members. According to sources, Marinus was a resident of Queensland in Australia.
Reportedly, the group checked into the hotel on Saturday after returning from a trip to Shillong and Cherrapunjee in Meghalaya. They were slated to fly to Kolkata on Sunday, from where they would continue their journey to Malaysia.
Reportedly, Marinus fell off the stairs in an inebriated state.