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Muslims in UK worried over lack of burial plots

More British Muslims of Pakistani origin are now choosing to be buried in the UK.

It marks a significant cultural shift in a community which has traditionally repatriated the remains of their loved ones.

But with England rapidly running out of burial space, many Muslims are worried that they will not be able to be laid to rest where they choose.

BBC Urdu's Arif Shamim reports from London, which is home to the largest Pakistani community in the country.

  • 17 Jun 2014
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