Mariam and Arshad's Granddaughters to Join EastEnders

Iqra and Habiba Ahmed, played by Priya Davdra and Rukku Nahar will appear on screen early 2019.

Born and bred in the East End, the girls are a force to be reckoned with and they stop at nothing to get what they want. Defiant, smart and confident the sisters quickly make an impact on Walford.

Eldest of the two, Iqra is no-nonsense, bold and intelligent and she arrives with a clear goal but she soon learns that life in the Square is never simple, especially when her sister is involved.

Full of heart