Ms. Han Xiufang was 64 years old, a practitioner in Nanxiaozhuang Village, Dingxing County, Hebei Province. She obtained Falun Dafa in 1999 and practiced the exercises in public after July 20, 1999 when the persecution started. Ms. Han was detained in the township government office and had 500 yuan extorted from her. She was harassed many times after her release. Ms. Han Xiufang died on February 9, 2004.