Naushad Kermally and Nabila Mansoor will move forward to the runoff election for Sugar Land City Council District 2, after receiving the most votes in the May 4th election.
Naushad Kermally received 1,634 votes, or 39.16%, and Nabila Mansoor received 1,428 votes, or 34.22%.
According to reports, Mansoor is a Muslim who was born in Canada and parents came from Pakistan.
Kermally, also a Muslim, was born in Kampala, Uganda and his parents are from India.
Mansoor and Naushad Kermally will face one another in the runoff election on June 8th 2019.
Muslims Elected in 2018 General Elections (List by State)
Muslims running in U.S. Elections (2019-2020)