March 23, 2020 / 3:38 AM / 7 days ago

China appoints Gong Zheng as acting mayor of Shanghai

SHANGHAI, March 23 (Reuters) - China’s Shanghai government said on Monday that Gong Zheng would become its acting mayor, according to a statement on its WeChat account.

Gong’s appointment comes days after he was named as one of the city’s deputy party secretaries. (Reporting by Josh Horwitz; Editing by Kim Coghill)

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