Police Force Hosts Muslim Summit

November 16, 2006

Source: BBC News


Representatives of all 43 mosques in South Yorkshire are gathering for the first Muslim community conference hosted by the county's police force.

About 150 delegates are expected to attend the event, entitled Advancing Community Cohesion, in Sheffield.

Speakers will include Dr Muhammad Abdul Bari, head of the Muslim Council of Britain, and Abdul Basit, the Deputy High Commissioner for Pakistan.

Top police officers will also address the meeting at the city's Mega Centre.