|China's New State Leaders Elected (03/17/03)|
A total of 2,951 deputies to the National People's Congress (NPC), China's top legislature, attended the fifth plenary meeting of the on-going session on March 15.
The meeting elected chairman, vice chairpersons, secretary-general and members of the 10th NPC Standing Committee, president and vice president of the People's Republic of China (PRC), and chairman of the Central Military Commission (CMC) of the PRC.
Chairman of the 10th NPC Standing Committee: Wu Bangguo
Vice chairpersons of the 10th NPC Standing Committee: Wang Zhaoguo, Li Tieying, Ismail Amet, He Luli (f.), Ding Shisun, Cheng Siwei, Xu Jialu, Jiang Zhenghua, Gu Xiulian (f.), Raidi, Sheng Huaren, Lu Yongxiang, Uyunqimg (f.), Han Qide, Fu Tieshan
Secretary-general of the 10th NPC Standing Committee: Sheng Huaren
Also elected are 159 members of the 10th NPC Standing Committee.
President of the People’s Republic of China: Hu Jintao
Vice president of the People’s Republic of China: Zeng Qinghong
Chairman of the Central Military Commission: Jiang Zemin.