The photograph was widely circulated online, prompting a response from the local authorities. Photo: Weibo

Chinese communists disciplined for letting statue of Chairman Mao topple over in strong winds

  • Cadres in Hebei village ordered to undergo self-criticism after photo of statue lying face down in the shrubbery was widely circulated online
  • Reinforced plastic structure had been leaning against the wall awaiting repair when it was blown into the bushes
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The photograph was widely circulated online, prompting a response from the local authorities. Photo: Weibo
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