Hyderabad, Apr 28: A youth who aspired to become a police official died while participating in running test organised for the selection of police constables at Warangal Town, 150 km away from the capital city, today.
Police said R Narendar, hailing from Jaggannapet Village of Mulugu Mandal in Warangal Town, had registered his name to participate in 5000-metre running competition, organised as part of the physical test for the recruitment of constables.
While running along with other participants in the competition at police grounds, Narendar suddenly collapsed on the ground after crossing 2000 meters.
The police officials immediately shifted him to Mahatma Gandhi Medical College where he was declared brought dead.
According to preliminary reports, the aspirant died of cardiac arrest, police added.