The boy was found dead in the pool at ~7:30 pm after the ship docked at Star Cruise Jetty on Langkawi Island (Malaysia).
The ship's medical team attempted cardiopulmonary resuscitation but failed to revive the kid. Local police officers boarded the ship for investigation. The body was transported to Langkawi Hospital (HSM-Hospital Sultanah Maliha).
The boy was traveling together with his mother and a friend on a 3-day roundtrip cruise from homeport Singapore (November 17-20) visiting Langkawi and Phuket (Thailand).
For other Genting Dream accidents and incidents see the ship's CruiseMinus page.