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Angry graduates demand jobs, clash with police in Uttar Pradesh

Tuesday, September 01, 2015 - 00:35

Indian police use water cannons and batons to dispel protesting students angry at the Uttar Pradesh state government for failing to provide them jobs. Rough Cut (No reporter narration)

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) The protests turned violent after police charged the graduates, using tear gas and water cannons to disperse them. Hundreds of graduates had come out on the streets of Lucknow city in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday (September 01) to carry out a peace march and to demand that government fulfill the promises of jobs made to them. The protesters yelled slogans against the government of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav as they tried to march to his residence. However, with the violent response, police vehicles were set ablaze and state-owned properties were damaged..

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Angry graduates demand jobs, clash with police in Uttar Pradesh

Tuesday, September 01, 2015 - 00:35