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Bradford MP teams up to help Muslim pilgrims
10:00am Tuesday 24th September 2013 in News
An MP has teamed up with Trading Standards to tackle scammers who take advantage of Muslim pilgrims.
Bradford East MP David Ward has met with West Yorkshire Trading Standards to raise concerns brought to him by constituents about Hajj agents deceiving people who want to make the annual pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia.
The service has produced a leaflet warning pilgrims about rogue travel agents.
Mr Ward said many people are cheated during Hajj.
Anyone with concerns could contact the Citizens’ Advice Consumer Helpline on 08454 04050.