Muslim Appointed to Texas Board of Health

August 8, 2001

Source: American Muslim Council

On August 8, 2001, the American Muslim Council reported that "Dr. Amanullah Khan, Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of the American Muslim Council (AMC), has been appointed to Texas Board of Health by Governor Rick Perry...Dr. Khan was one of the two appointed to the board, which now adopts rules and policies for the Texas Department of Health...'Muslims should be proud of his achievements,' said...[the] Executive Director of AMC... AMC extends its gratitude to Dr. Khan and hopes that his appointment will benefit the Muslim community in Texas."