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Pancake man 'looks like Chinese leader'

A pancake seller in central China is fast becoming a tourist attraction, as he bears an uncanny resemblance to China's current president, Xi Jinping.

Hunan province in central China boasts many reminders that it is the birthplace of modern China's founding father Mao Zedong - with everything from statues and museums to restaurants and theme parks.

But in the provincial capital, Changsha, the latest tourist attraction is a pancake vendor who bears an uncanny resemblance to China's current president, Xi Jinping.

The BBC's China Editor Carrie Gracie went to meet Shao Jianhua.

  • 23 Jun
  • From the section Asia