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Shanghai mayor stresses safety

By Wang Hongyi in Shanghai ( China Daily ) Updated: 2015-01-26 08:01:40

Improvements promised after New Year's Eve stampede exposes critical gaps in planning

Editor's Note: Provincial regions and cities in China are holding their annual conferences of law makers and political advisers. To inform our readers of the latest changes in various parts of the country, China Daily is reporting about some of these conferences.

Shanghai mayor Yang Xiong said the city will strengthen crowd control measures at key venues and enhance contingency planning for large-scale activities after a deadly New Year's Eve stampede claimed 36 lives and injured 49.

Shanghai mayor stresses safety

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