M. K. Muneer

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Dr.M.K. Muneer
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Minister for social welfare and panchyth affairs govt of Kerala
In office
18 May , 2011 – 19 May, 2016
Preceded by paloli Muhammed kutty
Succeeded by K T Jaleel
Constituency Kozhikode South
Assumed office
17 Mar , 2017
Personal details
Born 26 August 1962
Kozhikode
Nationality India Indian
Political party Indian Union Muslim League
Spouse(s) Nafeesa Vineetha
Children Two sons and one daughter
Residence Kozhikode
Religion Islam

M. K. Muneer is a politician, social worker, singer, poet and author from Kerala. He was the Minister for Social Welfare and Panchayat in the last (May 2011 – May 2016) UDF Ministry of the South Indian state of Kerala, headed by Oommen Chandy and represents the Kozhikode South constituency in the legislative assembly. He was also the Minister for Public Works in both A K Antony Ministry 3 and the previous Oommen Chandy Ministry.[1] Muneer is a State secretary of the Indian Union Muslim League and[2] was the Chairman of the Malayalam TV channel Indiavision. He is a known singer and writer, who has written ghazals and books including Fascism and the Sangh Parivar.[3] He is a qualified medical doctor and patron of MCC-THAS-Haemophilia Society.[4] He passed his MBBS from Government Medical College, Kozhikode.

Muneer is the only son amongst the three children of C. H. Mohammed Koya,[1] a late politician and former Chief Minister of Kerala.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Dr. M.K. Muneer To Host Amrita TV's Sangeetha Samagamam | Kerala Television". Keralatv.in. 2010-08-01. Retrieved 2011-07-01. 
  2. ^ "Kerala / Kannur News : 'CPI(M) pursuing dangerous politics'". The Hindu. 2009-03-29. Retrieved 2011-07-01. 
  3. ^ Irfan (2007-09-21). "CC April 2008". Sabrang.com. Retrieved 2011-07-01. 
  4. ^ "| MCC-THAS-Hemophilia Society |". Pedblood.org. Retrieved 2011-07-01. 

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