Shanxi senior legislator removed from office

Updated: 2014-03-01 14:32

BEIJING - The Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee has decided to remove Jin Daoming, a local legislator in northern province of Shanxi, from office, the CPC said on Saturday.

The announcement was made following an investigation on Jin, vice chairman of the Shanxi Provincial People's Congress Standing Committee, for suspected "serious violation of discipline," according to the Organization Department of the CPC Central Committee.