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N-firm's ex-chief gets life for corruption

world Updated: Nov 19, 2010 11:15 IST

A Chinese court Friday sentenced the former head of the China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) to life imprisonment for corruption, Xinhua reported.

Kang Rixin, former general manager of CNNC, was convicted for taking bribes and abusing his power while in office, the Beijing No. 1 intermediary court said in a statement.