The uncertain fate of a London district

The uncertain fate of a London district

Aina J. KhanReporting from East London

Not all Bangladeshi entrepreneurs disapprove of the new mall.

Shams Uddin, who has run a curry restaurant on Brick Lane since 1999, said his store was struggling due to gentrification and the pandemic:

Brick Lane had been dying for a long time. It’s a matter of business. If there was a shopping center in Brick Lane, there would also be more business for local businesses.

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