Breaking – The former Lord Mayor of Bradford, Naveeda Ikram was arrested by West Yorkshire Police. Mrs Ikram, who served as the Lord Mayor of Bradford in 2011, was yesterday arrested at her home.
According to sources, the veteran Labour politician has been accused of corruption and misconduct in a public office.
(Updated) West Yorkshire Police stated:
“A 42-year-old woman from Bradford was arrested yesterday in connection with allegations of misconduct in a public office, localism offences and attempting to pervert the course of justice.
“She has since been bailed pending further enquiries.”
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