A total of 50 Beijing Role Models were awarded Models of the Time by the Publicity Department of the CPC Central Committee on February 20, 2019.
The 50 Beijing Role Models consist of scientists, entrepreneurs, professors, craftsmen, farmers, sanitary workers and construction workers, and the common people account for over 90 percent.
Many Beijing citizens said they will learn from these role models and make contributions to the construction of a civilized city.
Beijing Role Models originally began from selecting common model. Beijing has recommended over 260,000 role models in the past five years.