Liu Xiaohua, a former Communist Party chief in Zhanjiang in Guangdong province, killed himself on Sunday, according to a news website report. Photo: SCMP Pictures Liu Xiaohua, a former Communist Party chief in Zhanjiang in Guangdong province, killed himself on Sunday, according to a news website report. Photo: SCMP Pictures
Liu Xiaohua, a former Communist Party chief in Zhanjiang in Guangdong province, killed himself on Sunday, according to a news website report. Photo: SCMP Pictures

Senior official in southern Chinese province hangs himself

Media speculation that Liu Xiaohua was about to come under investigation for corruption

Topic |   Corruption in China
Liu Xiaohua, a former Communist Party chief in Zhanjiang in Guangdong province, killed himself on Sunday, according to a news website report. Photo: SCMP Pictures Liu Xiaohua, a former Communist Party chief in Zhanjiang in Guangdong province, killed himself on Sunday, according to a news website report. Photo: SCMP Pictures
Liu Xiaohua, a former Communist Party chief in Zhanjiang in Guangdong province, killed himself on Sunday, according to a news website report. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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