Naveed Haider

Naveed Haider

Portrayed by Gurjeet Singh

First appearance: Series one, episode five

Naveed was hiding a big secret from everyone. His family, his friends. Only 'fiance√©' Nasreen, Missy and Kaneez knew the truth that he was gay. After a one night stand with bestmate Cory, Naveed decided to come clean about his sexuality and although he was initially rejected by his parents, they slowly but surely learned to love their son for who he is. 

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