A councillor from Bradford, suspended from the Respect party, says he is demanding a full retraction of comments made against him and five others.
Councillor Mohammad Shabbir was suspended alongside another of the city's Respect councillors over comments he allegedly made about about George Galloway considering running for Mayor of London.
Now he says he and the city's four other Respect Councillors have quit the party.
I and fellow four colleagues have resigned the whip and issued a press release demanding full retraction of comments against us #redlines
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