A middle-aged female police officer from Kalimpong had gone to the city for official work, fell unconscious into a guest house room on Thursday and was taken to hospital, where doctors declared her “dead”.
Bindu Lama Subba, who lives in Darjeeling, did a check-in on Wednesday at a guest house in Calicut.
Her position is not yet known.
Police have registered a case of unnatural death.
“She had come here with other policemen from Kalimpong; we had booked a room for her. This morning, she had ordered breakfast. When the staff took the food to her room, she fainted. The hotel officials told us. We took her to SSKM. , Where she was pronounced dead, “said a Calicut police official.
He added that his body had been sent for autopsy and an investigation was underway.