Staff Reporter

WARANGAL: An aspirant of police constable post, R. Narender (23) suddenly died while attending the physical endurance test here on Monday morning while another youth fell unconscious who later recovered after medical aid.

Narender of Jaggampet village of Mulug mandal collapsed after running for about three kilometres and died of suffocation unexpectedly. Emergency medical aid was provided to him but in vain.

Another youth Raju (19) of Bhimaram village of Hasanparthy mandal fell unconscious after running for a while during the test. He was immediately shifted to the MGM Hospital where he recovered. About 600 youth took part on the first day of the recruitment drive where 444 qualified for the written examination. The physical endurance test will continue till May 6 till all the 10,000 odd candidates complete their test.

Efforts were being made to help the family of deceased aspirant Narender financially.