|Liu Zhijun -- Corrupt senior official and alleged philanderer... who knew?|
It's game over for two senior Chinese officials this week who were charged with taking bribes and abusing power.One's a super big fish, the other not so big, but still -- what they amassed in their corrupt ways is mind boggling.
He also exaggerated the scale of destruction on the university campus to claim an inflated reconstruction budget of 1.2 billion RMB. The local education department initially approved 700 million RMB, but in the end only gave 400 million RMB.
He was the former railways minister who was very powerful in this post, and his legacy was constructing the high-speed trains that are now zooming around the country, though at lower speeds than earlier boasted because it was later found the rails are of substandard material.
Probably during office hours?