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37 Chinese officials probed for graft in 2015

Sentinel Digital DeskBy : Sentinel Digital Desk

  |  3 Jan 2016 12:00 AM GMT

BEIJING, Jan 2: A total of 37 provincial and ministerial level officials were put under investigation in 2015 - a year of “zero tolerance” for corruption, the authorities said on Saturday. According to the Communist Party of Chi’s Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (CCDI), authorities looked into the conduct of new provincial and ministerial level officials every month of 2015, Xinhua news agency reported. The 37, including 10 from central government and nine from centrally-administered state-owned enterprises, came from 31 provinces, municipalities and regions, said the CCDI. Of those probed, 13 of them, including a minister, were the most senior member of their departments. (IANS)

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