Mayor Lutfur Rahman: Nothing rotten in Tower Hamlets

Speaking to ITV News London, Lutfur Rahman insisted there was no evidence of intimidation in May's election.

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Mayor Rahman insists 'nothing rotten' in Tower Hamlets

Controversial Mayor Lutfur Rahman told ITV News today:

There's nothing rotten in Tower Hamlets.

– Lutfur Rahman, Mayor of Tower Hamlets
Tower Hamlets mayor Lutfur Rahman Credit: ITV News

On a school visit in Stepney, Rahman insisted there was no evidence of intimidation in May's election. The mayor claimed his staff were co-operating fully with an investigation ordered by ministers.

Tower Hamlets mayor Lutfur Rahman Credit: ITV News

The outcome of the audit was delayed after a senior civil servant accused Tower Hamlets of obstruction.

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