Hui Liangyu may not be well known outside of China but he may be one of the most influential Muslims in China. The People’s Republic of China has a number of Vice Premiers. The current Vice Premier for Agriculture is a Muslim who is also a Hui. He was born in 1944 in Yushu in the Jilin Province and has been part of the Communist Party since 1966. He was previously the governor of the Anhui province and currently part of the Central committee of the Communist Party of China.