Chinese President Xi Jinping is currently under house arrest, several media reports claimed on Saturday, adding that the capital Beijing is currently under army control.
The reports have not been confirmed by either Chinese credible media.
The reports claimed further that international and domestic flights to and from Beijing have been halted, and that the city has been cut off from the rest of the world. Claims add that President Xi Jinping has been put under house arrest after he was removed from the post of PLA chief.
A report by News Highland Vision stated that ex-Chinese President Hu Jintao and former PM Wen Jibao persuaded Song Ping, a former member of the Standing Committee, to join them and take control of the Central Guard Bureau.
The CGB is responsible for the security of the President, and the standing committee of the ruling Communist Party of China.
Videos that surfaced on social media from unverified accounts suggest large army convoys taking rounds around Beijing.
Tweets mention that President Jinping has been sacked.