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Grim law and order in UP: Jaiswal

Prakash Jaiswal says the law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh is grim while addressing the reporters in Agra.
By HT Correspondent | IANS, Agra
UPDATED ON JUN 10, 2008 11:33 AM IST

The law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh is grim, Central Minister of State for Home Shri Prakash Jaiswal has said.

"The law and order situation in the state is grim. In the beginning it appeared things will improve but now its back to worse," he told reporters in Agra on Monday.

Jaiswal, who was in Agra to attend Congress party programmes, said the Uttar Pradesh Police "needed overhauling".

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