Qin Guangrong, the former Communist Party boss of Yunnan province, was sentenced to seven years in jail. Photo: Handout Qin Guangrong, the former Communist Party boss of Yunnan province, was sentenced to seven years in jail. Photo: Handout
Qin Guangrong, the former Communist Party boss of Yunnan province, was sentenced to seven years in jail. Photo: Handout

Chinese court jails former Yunnan Communist Party boss Qin Guangrong for seven years for bribery

  • Court says disgraced former official was given a reduced sentence for turning himself in and returning the money he took
  • Qin’s relatively lenient sentence contrasts with that of former asset management boss Lai Xiaomin, who was sentenced to death earlier this month

Topic |   Corruption in China
Qin Guangrong, the former Communist Party boss of Yunnan province, was sentenced to seven years in jail. Photo: Handout Qin Guangrong, the former Communist Party boss of Yunnan province, was sentenced to seven years in jail. Photo: Handout
Qin Guangrong, the former Communist Party boss of Yunnan province, was sentenced to seven years in jail. Photo: Handout
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