Guangming Daily reported that the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (CCDI) website disclosed that, in the first six months of 2016, over 7,600 Party officials were questioned for neglecting their responsibilities. The Commission issued open notices on 14 significant cases to send a strong signal that the Party is intolerant of negligent behavior. The article stated that, by the end of May, 45,000 Party officials had been subject to disciplinary action. Meanwhile in the recent Party official responsibility guidelines that the Central Committee issued, it was clearly stated that the Party officials should be subject to accountability for their lifetimes.
Source: Guangming Daily, August 14, 2016