Judo Olympian passes away
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Last Updated: Monday, July 22, 2013, 15:22
  
New Delhi: Olympian judo player, L Brojeshori Devi of Central Reserve Police Force, passed away at Coimbatore.

She was 32.

Brojeshori was in CRPF Training Centre in Coimbatore since last two months on a Departmental Promotion Training Program.

Last night, she complained of stomach pain and was admitted to a hospital, where an operation was conducted. The reason of her death is yet to be confirmed as the post-mortem report is still awaited.

Brojeshori participated in 2000 Sydney Olympic Games, 2002 Asian and Commonwealth Games, besides being a part of a number of international judo events. She won gold medals in the South Asian Games held in 2006 and 2010. She also won medals at national and international level.

PTI

First Published: Monday, July 22, 2013, 15:22


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