London’s Trafalgar Square for a momentous day of Eid celebrations with the capital’s first Muslim mayor Sadiq Khan

Source: Daily Mail

Thousands of revellers fill London’s Trafalgar Square for a momentous day of Eid celebrations with the capital’s first Muslim mayor Sadiq Khan 

  • Sadiq Khan, elected the first Muslim mayor of a major Western capital in May, led the celebrations in London
  • This year, the end of Ramadan was marked with a celebration of the achievements of Muslim women
  • In the capital’s famous Trafalgar Square thousands danced to live music performances and took Arabic art lessons
  • British TV presenter Konnie Huq introduced the Mayor on stage, who took a selfie with the large crowd behind them
  • He made a speech about inclusion, saying, ‘London is a city where you can be who you are and be welcomed’
  • And added Muslims have to show the world that ‘people who give our faith a bad name’ do not do it in their’s

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