Speaking about politics people do waste their time talking about all the politics. But we can't do anything about this because it is also a very important part of our life. By talking about politics people become aware about all the things that the politicians are doing for the people.
You have got many great institutions in Up with very talented brains. Students of Up are very intelligent. Some of the great institutions in Up are IIT Kanpur, KIET GALGOTIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY and many more.
This problem does not affect UP, it is everywhere. Corruption has become a norm in politics. The days of Nehru, Lal Bahadur Shastri are long over. Modern politician excepting a few - exceptions are always there - are so corrupt that development has come at a cost. It's high time something drastic should happen to root out corruption from the grass root level.