60. Cllr. Nasir Uddin.
Former Labour Councillor (Tower Hamlets/ London) Nasir Uddin –Convicted, along with his younger brother, Ain Uddin, in 2006 of stealing £30,000 from a local education authority scheme for underprivileged youngsters during his time in office between 2001 and 2003. Mr Uddin’s tenure as a local councillor was also notable for his failure to turn up to any council meetings for six months, and citing “institutional racists” within the Labour Party, as his reason for non-attendance. http://tinyurl.com/2zq7z8
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