An 80-year-old public servant and CPC member from Anhui Province decided to donate his remains for medical research as his last contribution to the party, Xinhua reported.
Miao Weimin, the former deputy secretary of the politics and law committee in Taihe County, was diagnosed with gallbladder cancer last September. However, his family had concealed this fact from since his initial diagnosis.
After hearing this month the truth of his medical condition, he decided to contribute his remains for research as his final CPC membership due.
Zhang Xinya, the chief doctor of liver and gall department in local hospital, claimed that Miao was the first individual to sign the donation contract in the county.
(China.org.cn March 27, 2012)