The most educated prisoners are lodged in the jails of Uttar Pradesh
Ranchi: According to the NCRB's Crime in India 2019 report, Uttar Pradesh is the state of India where the maximum number of engineers, post-graduates and diploma holders are imprisoned. According to the report, about 3 thousand 740 prisoners holding technical degrees in India's jails are closed. Most of these are in UP jails. There are 727 prisoners in Uttar Pradesh jail who have technical degrees. After this, 495 prisoners in Maharashtra and 362 prisoners of Karnataka have technical degree. 5282 prisoners held in Indian jails have postgraduate degrees. Out of these, 2010 prisoners are in jails of Uttar Pradesh.