Mohammed Sarwar
Media playback is unsupported on your device

Mohammad Sarwar's rags-to-riches story

Mohammad Sarwar has been telling his life story from poverty in Pakistan to millionaire businessman and MP.

The former Glasgow Govan MP told Scotland 2016's Shelley Jofre he felt there were those in Labour who thought Scotland was not ready for an ethnic minority MP.

He also spoke about removing two teenage sisters from forced marriage, and his involvement in the Kriss Donald case.

The former governor of Punjab in Pakistan also shared his thoughts on Labour's fate under Jeremy Corbyn.

  • 15 Jan 2016
Go to next video: Mohammad Sarwar on life in Lahore