Washington: Missing Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping incident unfolded another surprise to people after his condolences messages appeared over death of an official. This has fueled speculations alive for his selection for president post.
He was disappeared from public view just before party congress. His name appeared on condolence message following death of a former official in Guangxi province.
The condolence message read,"After the passing of Comrade Huang Rong, Hu Jintao, Xi Jinping, Li Yuanchao, Zhu Rongji and Li Zhaozhuo expressed their condolences and conveyed their deep sympathies to his family".
His name has appeared just after president Hu.
He went missing since Sep 1 after giving speech to Central Party School in Beizing. And this development has led to cancellation of meetings with foreign dignitaries including US Secretary of Sate Hilary Clinton.
No official explanations were given to this which has led to speculations like car crash, heart failure or an assassination attempt.
Ongoing Chinese leadership development are keenly watched by people across China after disappearance of Bo Xilai, party's rising star and his wife GU Kailai receiving death sentence for murdering British businessman.