Mr. Zhao Chun Hai was an electrician at the Qianfeng Machinery Works in Langfang City. He became a practitioner in 1996. In September 1999 he went to Beijing to appeal for Falun Gong and was arrested and sent back to his company. His employer sent him to the Langfang City Detention Center, where he was severely tortured during his 30-day stay. On December 17, 1999 he died as a result of the persecution. He was 46 years old.