Sun Dawu has been vocal in criticising the government, including over its rural policies and handling of the Covid-19 pandemic. Photo: Handout Sun Dawu has been vocal in criticising the government, including over its rural policies and handling of the Covid-19 pandemic. Photo: Handout
Sun Dawu has been vocal in criticising the government, including over its rural policies and handling of the Covid-19 pandemic. Photo: Handout

Outspoken agricultural tycoon Sun Dawu stands trial in China

  • Case is being heard in closed-door court in Hebei province, and legal team has said he could be jailed for up to 25 years if convicted
  • The 67-year-old is facing charges including ‘provoking trouble and disturbing public order’ and illegal fundraising. Last year he suggested Xi Jinping step down

Topic |   Crime in China
Sun Dawu has been vocal in criticising the government, including over its rural policies and handling of the Covid-19 pandemic. Photo: Handout Sun Dawu has been vocal in criticising the government, including over its rural policies and handling of the Covid-19 pandemic. Photo: Handout
Sun Dawu has been vocal in criticising the government, including over its rural policies and handling of the Covid-19 pandemic. Photo: Handout
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