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London mayor Sadiq gets lifted by police in Citizen Khan sitcom cameo

London mayor Sadiq got lifted by police as part of a comedy sketch when he made a cameo appearance in the Citizen Khan sitcom.

Sadiq Khan appears in the opening episode in a case of mistaken identity as a spectator at the England Vs Pakistan cricket match at Edgbaston.

And unfortunately for the London Mayor, he ends up being escorted from the game by the police.

I was delighted to have the opportunity to appear in Citizen Khan, which is a great show enjoyed by Londoners and viewers across the country.

I hope people enjoy watching it as much as I enjoyed taking part and meeting the fantastic cast

– Sadiq Khan

The popular prime time series which returns to BBC 1 on November 4 sees Community leader Mr Khan having to bare all after forgetting his wedding anniversary.

Adil Ray, who both writes and stars in the show, currently one of the BBC's longest running sitcom says: "It was real pleasure to have Sadiq on the show. There's no end to this man's talents. I could tell this was a real career highlight for him. I am sure Citizen Khan fans all over will love this very special moment."

Guest stars this series include: Sadiq Khan (The Mayor Of London), Harry Enfield, Niky Wardley, Ricky Grover, Lynda Baron and Baroness Warsi.