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Chinese provincial officials removed from office

02-20-2014 16:02 BJT

BEIJING, Feb. 20 (Xinhua) -- Chinese authorities confirmed on Thursday that two provincial officials were dismissed from office for suspected serious disciplinary violations.

Vice governor of south China's Hainan Province Ji Wenlin and vice chairman of the Shaanxi Provincial Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference Zhu Zuoli were dismissed from office, said an official with the Organization Department of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee.

According to the official, the cases are being handled according to relevant procedures.

The news came after the CPC Central Commission for Discipline Inspection announced earlier that the two were under investigation.

 

Editor:Zhang |Source: Xinhua

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