Mayoral aide accused of disciplinary breaches
Chen Zhengming, assistant to the mayor of Chengdu, is about to face trial for serious violations of discipline and laws, the provincial anticorruption watchdog said on Wednesday. Chen, 56, holds a doctoral degree in philosophy and was promoted to Party chief in Bixian county in 1998. Monday, leaving one steward dead and another injured, China News Service reported on Thursday. The accident occurred in the section between Xunyang and Zongxi. The locomotive and 12 carriages ran off the rails.