Former China Tobacco Chief Sentenced to Death for Bribery

He Zehua, the former deputy chief of China's State Tobacco Monopoly Administration, has been sentenced to death with a two-year reprieve for taking bribes. His sentence will be commuted to life imprisonment after the two-year period, according to state television.


Reuters | Beijing | Updated: 29-05-2024 14:49 IST | Created: 29-05-2024 14:49 IST
Former China Tobacco Chief Sentenced to Death for Bribery
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He Zehua, former deputy chief of China's State Tobacco Monopoly Administration, was sentenced to death with a two-year reprieve over taking bribes, state television reported on Wednesday.

The sentence will be commuted to life imprisonment at the end of the two years.

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