China to repair 300,000 graves of martyrs

China will repair 300,000 graves of its martyrs scattered across 25 provinces this year, the government said.

Last Updated: Jul 11, 2012, 18:02 PM IST

Beijing: China will repair 300,000 graves of its martyrs scattered across 25 provinces this year, the government said.
It will allocate 1.9 billion yuan ($300 million) to carry out the work on memorial facilities, the Civil Affairs Ministry said.
The task will be completed in 2014, China Daily Wednesday quoted Civil Affairs Minister Li Liguo as saying.

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