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Peruvian Cabinet Minister Dies

April 1, 1988

LIMA, Peru (AP) _ Justice Minister Gonzalo Durant died of a heart attack, a fellow Cabinet member said. He was 67.

Durant was named justice minister by President Alan Garcia a month ago.

In comments broadcast over Radio Programas, Peru’s leading news station, Industry Minister Alberto Vera said Durant died Thursday at a state hospital in Lima.

Garcia’s office confirmed the death but had no other details.

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