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Written by Student Rights on 17 April 2014 at 10am

Pink News: Islamic preacher who says gays should be thrown off mountains for ‘evil sin’ banned from London uni

By Scott Roberts

17th April 2014

An Islamic preacher who urged for gay people to be thrown off mountains and says homosexuality is an “abominable action which goes against humanity” has been barred from attending an event at the University of East London.

Murtaza Khan was due to speak at UEL’s Islamic Society’s Annual Dinner on Thursday along with Uthman Lateef – but it’s now been cancelled following concerns expressed by campaigners.

Anti-extremist group Student Rights reports both men are known for their extreme homophobic views.

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