Investigators present their findings on the Shanghai stampede at a press conference yesterday. Photo: Xinhua

Four Shanghai officials to be sacked over New Year stampede that killed 36

Investigators hold lower-level bureaucrats largely responsible for loss of 36 lives on New Year's Eve, with municipality escaping censure

Topic |   Shanghai New Year's Eve stampede

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Investigators present their findings on the Shanghai stampede at a press conference yesterday. Photo: Xinhua
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Daniel Ren

Daniel Ren

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