EastEnders will introduce the show’s first Muslim lesbian as Iqra Ahmed secretly messages girls


EASTENDERS are to introduce their first Muslim lesbian.

This month BBC bosses have hinted Iqra Ahmed (Priya Davdra) has a secret, as she has been seen hiding a series of mysterious text messages.

Iqra has been secretly messaging girls
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And next month it will emerge the youngster is gay and messaging girls.

A show source said: “Iqra has been fighting to keep her sexuality quiet, but eventually the truth will emerge.”

EastEnders previously aired a storyline featuring a Muslim character’s gay love affair in 2009 when Syed Masood fell for Christian Clarke.

But Iqra is their first female Muslim character to come out.


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