Vice-Chairman of Ninth CPPCC National Committee
Following is a biographical sketch of Yang Rudai:
Yang, born in 1926, native of Renshou, Sichuan Province,
jointed Communist Party of China (CPC) in 1952, received equivalent high-school
Did youth work and took charge of it, and joined a land
reform team in native county, 1950-54, worked as deputy head of the Organizational
Department of CPC Renshou County Committee, 1954-56, deputy secretary and secretary of CPC
Renshou County Committee, 1956-76.
Promoted to the post of secretary of CPC Leshan Prefecture
Committee in Sichuan, 1977-78, and served as vice-governor of Sichuan Province, member of
the secretariat of CPC Sichuan provincial committee and executive secretary of the CPC
provincial committee, 1978-83.
Stayed as Sichuan Provincial Party Secretary, 1983-87; and
served as member of the Political Bureau of CPC Central Committee and secretary of the CPC
Sichuan Provincial Committee, 1987-92; and secretary of the CPC Sichuan Provincial
He has been vice-chairman of CPPCC National Committee and
member of the Party Group of CPPCC National Committee since 1993,
Yang was member of the 12th and 13th CPC Central Committees
and member of the Political Bureau of the 13th CPC Central Committee.
Yang was elected vice-chairman of the Eighth CPPCC National