Woman, 20, Dies After Collapsing During Fitness Test For Cop Recruitment

Vadlakonda Mamatha collapsed soon after completing the run at the Police training centre and was rushed to a hospital.

Woman, 20, Dies After Collapsing During Fitness Test For Cop Recruitment

The body of the woman has been sent for postmortem. (Representational)

Karimnagar, Telangana:

A 20-year old woman collapsed and died after taking part in 100-metre running held as part of fitness test for recruitment of police constables in Karimnagar on Monday, a police official said.

Vadlakonda Mamatha collapsed soon after completing the run at the Police training centre and was rushed to a hospital where doctors declared her brought dead, Karimnagar Commissioner of Police VB Kamalasan Reddy said.

"Soon after she finished the event, at about 6.45 am, she collapsed," he told PTI.

The body of the woman, who was from Velichala village in Ramadugu mandal, had been sent for postmortem only after which the cause of her death would be known, he added.