Racist acid attack – Barking vigil Tuesday 29 November at 5pm

By Gerry Gable

On 15 November, Barking resident Imran Khan was subject to a horrific Islamophobic, racist attack by a large gang of youths while he was delivering a pizza. He was surrounded and subjected to racist abuse. He had acid squirted all over his face and eyes through his car window.

Imran KhanBarking & Dagenham Post article here.

This cannot be allowed to stand unopposed!

There will be a vigil with Imran, attended by Leader of Barking & Dagenham Council, Darren Rodwell this Tuesday.

The vigil is called by Newham Stand Up to Racism and supported by Barking and Dagenham Trades Council and the local division of National Union of Teachers.

Stop racist attacks! No to Islamophobia!

Tuesday 29th November, 5.00-6.30pm

Outside Barking Town Hall, Town Hall Square,

1 Clockhouse Avenue, Barking IG11 7LU.

5 mins walk from Barking Station (District Line or Shenfield line from Liverpool Street) Map see here.