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UTTAR PRADESH-People, Police and Politicians

UTTAR PRADESH-People, Police and Politicians

November 24, 1979 UTTAR PRADESH People, Police and Politicians Krishna Gandhi FARUKHABAD, the headquarters of the district bearing the same name in central-western UP, is a smalt town with a population of about 40,000- 50,000 situated some 140 kms northwest of Kanpun For the first time in Its history after Independence, an incident of police-firing took place there when on October 25 the police opened fire on students killing at least two and injuring another six seriously* The whole town since then has been in continuous turmoil and tension. Various sections of its population

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