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|Minister of Railways of the PRC|
|Preceded by||Wan Li|
|Succeeded by||Guo Weicheng|
|Born||13 March 1910|
|Died||8 March 2004(aged 93)|
After the fall of Gang of Four, Duan served as the Minister of Railways of China. In October 1978, he became the first secretary of CPC Henan Committee, director of Henan Revolutionary Committee, and the first political commissar of the provincial military region.
From January 1981 to May 1984, Duan served as the first secretary of CPC Beijing Committee, and the first political commissar of Beijing Defense Area.
In September 1982, Duan was appointed as a standing committee member of the Central Advisory Committee of CPC. He retired in October 1992.
Duan was a member of 10th and 11th Central Committees of the Communist Party of China.
| Minister of Railways of the People's Republic of China
|Party political offices|
| Secretary of the CPC Beijing Committee