left corner left corner
China Daily Website  

Former senior legislator sentenced to death with reprieve

Updated: 2016-10-09 12:38

ZHENGZHOU -- Bai Enpei, a former senior lawmaker with the National People's Congress, was sentenced to death with a two-year reprieve on Sunday for taking "a huge amount of bribes" and holding excessive assets with unidentified sources.

Bai, who had also served as head of the provincial committees of the Communist Party of China in Qinghai and Yunnan, respectively, was deprived of political rights for life and had all his personal property confiscated, said a statement of the Anyang City Intermediate People's Court in Henan province.

  • Group a building block for Africa

    An unusually heavy downpour hit Durban for two days before the BRICS summit's debut on African soil, but interest for a better platform for emerging markets were still sparked at the summit.