Former senior provincial legislator arrested for bribery

BEIJING, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- China's Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP) announced its decision to arrest Li Jiexiang, former vice chairman of the Standing Committee of Qinghai Provincial People's Congress, for suspected bribe-taking.

The National Commission of Supervision has completed an investigation into Li's case and handed it over to prosecutors, the SPP said.

Further handling of the case is underway.