Chinese official fired after sex scandal
A Chinese official with a local legislature has been sacked and expelled from the Communist Party of China for involvement in a sex scandal.
Beijing: A Chinese official with a local
legislature in the country`s central Henan province has been
sacked and expelled from the Communist Party of China by the
discipline inspection commission for involvement in a sex
Tian Hanwen has been removed from his post in the
standing committee of People`s Congress of Ruyang county in
Henan province and expelled from the Communist Party of China,
the discipline inspection commission in the city of Luoyang,
which administers Ruyang, said in a statement today.
Last month, an anonymous woman posted several sex video
images of her and Tian in bed on the popular website:
kdnet.net, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.
According to the woman`s posting, Tian had asked her out
for sex many times since 2006. He said he`d help her find a
job but failed to keep his promise.
The statement also said that Tian has been involved in
other illegal matters and local law authorities are processing
his case. Tian has been suspended since August 3.