Asian man claims Poundworld staff member was ‘racist for refusing to accept a Scottish note from him – but accepting it from a white man’

AN ASIAN Poundworld customer has accused a cashier of racism after refusing his Scottish bank note – claiming a white man was able to pay with one on another till.

Mohammad Yousef, 48, has said he was singled out the chain’s store in Rochdale, Greater Manchester, last month.

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Mohammad has claimed he was singled out at a Poundworld store because of his race[/caption]

Poundworld have explained that they are unable to accept Scottish notes they can’t validate because of a rise in…

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