China Sacks Railways Minister

Liu Zhijun, the official at the centre of the alleged corruption investigation around the building of China’s high-speed rail network, has been sacked as Railways Minister, Xinhua reports. He had already lost his more senior job as party secretary in the ministry.

Sheng Guangzu, 62, previously head of the customs administration and who had taken over as Party secretary in the ministry when Liu was detained, will also become minister.

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