Bo Xilai, China’s Top Communist Politician gets life term for Corruption.
Bo Xilai 64, Senior Politician and Communist party chief of metropolis of Chongqing China sentenced for a life term today after he found guilty in the
charges of corruption and the misuse of an authorized office for benefitting his dear ones.
Bo is one of the few popular leaders in the China who is known for his quasi-Maoist policies.
Last year Bo’s wife Gu Kailai was convicted in the murder of a British Businessman Neil Heywood.
The court of Jinan where Bo was tried and convicted ordered a seizure of Bo’s asset and deprive him of all his political rights while Bo can file an appeal in the court within 10 days.
After the verdict of the court against Bo, there is massive protest and roadblocks done by the followers and as per the Zhan Ming, professor at Renmin University of Beijing the sentence got intensified due to the non cooperation from Bo during the trial otherwise it would have been bit less.
Sima Nan, a supporter of Bo Xilai said, “We have walked only half-way and we will fight till the end, since Bo is innocent and the confession was merely the forced driven. ”