FILE - In this March 22, 2013 file photo, a limousine carrying former village chief Wu Renbao's coffin leads a motorcade driving out of Huaxi village, one of China's most prosperous villages, for Wu's... more 
FILE - In this March 22, 2013 file photo, a limousine carrying former village chief Wu Renbao's coffin leads a motorcade driving out of Huaxi village, one of China's most prosperous villages, for Wu's funeral in Jiangyin city, in eastern China's Jiangsu province. China's ruling Communist Party is banning members from holding lavish funerals for their relatives as part of a drive against waste, corruption and pomp. Lavish funerals are a way of asserting one's wealth and social status in China and often feature paid mourners, uniformed marching bands and motorcades of limousines. (AP Photo/File) CHINA OUT less 
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