I am very, very proud of these people. I have got no words to thank them
too. In the end there were about 50 of us, I am so proud.”
Shakia Khalil explained how she has been telling her family in Pakistan about the protest, and said they are also very proud of the people of Perth – despite never having been to Scotland themselves.
She said: “Everyone is so proud. We were so amazed when we went along. I have no words, from my soul I love the people of Perth.
“I have been here since 1985. We were one of the first Muslim