• search
For Quick Alerts
ALLOW NOTIFICATIONS  
For Daily Alerts

29 Chinese judges, court staff punished for corruption

By Ians
|

29 Chinese judges, court staff punished for corruption
Beijing, March 3: China investigated and punished 829 judges and other court staff for corruption in 2013, the Supreme People's Court (SPC) said Sunday.

The latest statistics show 42.3 per cent rise.

Among the 829 court officials, 157 were transferred to judicial organs for prosecution, 294 punished for violation of Party disciplines, and 531 punished for breaching government disciplines, Xinhua quoted the SPC saying in a statement.

The SPC said 683 judges and court staff turned over illegal gains including cash, securities and payment documents, to the value of 3.32 million yuan ($540,000), in 2013.

IANS

For Daily Alerts
Get Instant News Updates
Enable
x
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more