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Thousands Mourn for Hu Yaobang in Jiangxi

04-05 15:41 Caijing
Thousands mourned Hu Yaobang in Jiangxi
During the Qingming Festival, a grey-haired man stands in front of the tombstone of Hu Yaobang,a former General Secretary of the CPC who rose to power as a comorade of Deng Xiaoping in the 1980s and forced to resign later for his "laxness" and "bourgeios liberalization".After his death in 1989, 100000 students marched on the Tiananmen Square,which is later called the Tiananmen Square Protest in 1989. The Qingming festival is a traditional holiday for people to mourn for the dead and sweep their tombs.

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