Marking the festival of Eid ul-Adha, Bethnal Green and Bow MP, Rushanara Ali said:
“Eid ul-Adha is a time for us to unite and remember blessings we have received this year. The festival gives us the opportunity to celebrate friends, family and our wider community.
“We celebrate Eid ul-Adha this year at a time of great unrest in different areas of the world. We remember those who are less fortunate than ourselves and celebrate the shared values of togetherness, generosity, and community.
“I congratulate those who have embarked on the holy pilgrimage of Hajj and send my warmest wishes and salaams to everyone celebrating Eid ul-Adha.”