Muslims march in Peterborough to celebrate birth of prophet

Muslims took part in a march in Peterborough on Sunday (December 18) to celebrate the birth of Prophet Muhammad.

Monday, 19th December 2016, 11:30 am
Updated Thursday, 29th December 2016, 2:58 pm
March to celebrate Prophret Mohammad from Ghousia mosque to Faizan-e-Madinah mosque EMN-161218-175400009

The traditional march began at the Ghousia Mosque in Gladstone Street with many waving flags as they made their way to the Faizan E Madina Mosque, also in Gladstone Street.

Fateh Alam, chairman of the Ghousia Mosque, said: “I would like to thank everyone for coming along and supporting the peaceful procession to celebrate the birthday of Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him.

“It was a great turnout.

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March to celebrate Prophret Mohammad from Ghousia mosque to Faizan-e-Madinah mosque EMN-161218-175905009

“I would like to thank the police for supporting it and the public for their understanding, and apologies for an inconvenience that was caused.”

March to celebrate Prophret Mohammad from Ghousia mosque to Faizan-e-Madinah mosque EMN-161218-175932009
March to celebrate Prophret Mohammad from Ghousia mosque to Faizan-e-Madinah mosque EMN-161218-175947009
March to celebrate Prophret Mohammad from Ghousia mosque to Faizan-e-Madinah mosque EMN-161218-175413009
March to celebrate Prophret Mohammad from Ghousia mosque to Faizan-e-Madinah mosque EMN-161218-175905009
March to celebrate Prophret Mohammad from Ghousia mosque to Faizan-e-Madinah mosque EMN-161218-175932009
March to celebrate Prophret Mohammad from Ghousia mosque to Faizan-e-Madinah mosque EMN-161218-175947009
March to celebrate Prophret Mohammad from Ghousia mosque to Faizan-e-Madinah mosque EMN-161218-175413009