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Mr Mohammed Ahmed

Volume 973: debated on Thursday 8 November 1979

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asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department what section of immigration law and regulations was used to refuse admission to Mr. Mohammed Ahmed, case No. A.280907/2, at London Airport on 10 September, in spite of Mr. Ahmed being in possession of an entry certificate issued by the British Consulate, Karachi; and whether he will make a statement.

Mr. Ahmed was granted a visa to enable him to come to the United Kingdom to work as a domestic servant but when he was interviewed by an immigration officer on arrival it appeared from references he carried that he was contemplating employment as a garage hand. Mr. Ahmed also confirmed that his main employment in Pakistan had been in garages, and not as a domestic servant. The immigration officer was therefore satisfied that false representations had been employed or material facts had been concealed, whether or not to Mr. Ahmed's knowledge, for the purpose of obtaining the visa. He accordingly refused Mr. Ahmed leave to enter in accordance with paragraph 10 of the "Statement of Immigration Rules for Control on Entry, EEC and Other Non-Commonwealth Nationals"—House of Commons Paper 81, laid before Parliament on 25 January 1973.As the holder of a visa, Mr. Ahmed had a right of appeal to an adjudicator before removal, which he duly exercised. The adjudicator dismissed the appeal on 25 October. Mr. Ahmed is now appealing to the tribunal against the adjudicator's

PERSONS ARRESTED* FOR BEING SUSPECTED OF FREQUENTING A PUBLIC PLACE WITH INTENT TO COMMIT AN ARRESTABLE OFFENCE BY DISTRICT AND ETHNIC APPEARANCE METROPOLITAN POLICE DISTRICT: THIRD QUARTER 1979
Number of offences
Ethnic appearance
DistrictWhite skinned EuropeanDark skinned EuropeanBlack skinned (including West Indian/African)Indian/PakistaniChinese/JapaneseArabian/EgyptianNot knownTotal
A25218200047
B22021200045
C25729010062
D21329000053
E1818000027
F1400101016
G8010000018
H803000011
I30000003
J60100007
K1501000016
L4020000024
M1405000019
N00200002
P30100004
Q10023000033
R50200007
S80100009
T30200005
V20000002
W1206000018
X613000010
Y4210000016
Z727000117
TA00000000
MPD243182025111471
* Persons proceeded against by means of a charge, referral to a juvenile bureau, a caution or in some other way; arrests not followed by any action are not included.