Indian-origin Rishi Sunak became the Prime Minister of Britain, will take oath on October 28
Indian-origin Rishi Sunak has become the new Prime Minister of Britain. According to media reports, 193 MPs have supported Rishi Sunak. At the same time, Penny Mordt, who was behind in terms of support from Rishi Sunak, withdrew her name on her own.
Indian-origin Rishi Sunak has become the new Prime Minister of Britain, creating history. Rishi Sunak has achieved this victory by defeating his opponent Penny Mordt. According to media reports, Rishi Sunak got the support of 193 MPs, while Penny Mordt had the support of only 26 MPs. Penny Mordt herself withdrew her name after being far behind Sunak. Rishi Sunak will be Britain's first Indian-origin prime minister, who can take oath on October 28.
At the same time, former British Prime Minister Boris Johnson had distanced himself from the post of PM, after which former UK Finance Minister and currently elected Prime Minister Rishi Sunak also praised Johnson.
Liz Truss resigned from the post of Prime Minister of Britain on Thursday 20 October 2022, after which the stir intensified for the election of the new Prime Minister of Britain. Indian-origin Rishi Sunak was seen to be benefiting from the beginning after the resignation of Liz Truss, in which he was leading the race for the post of Prime Minister.
Today is the biggest day for British politics as Rishi Sunak is going to become the third Prime Minister of Britain in the last 3 months. First of all, Boris Johnson resigned from the post of Prime Minister, after which Liz Truss became Prime Minister defeating Rishi Sunak, but due to economic decisions and the resignations of important warlords, Liz Truss had to resign in just 45 days. However, she remains Britain's caretaker prime minister until the new prime minister takes over.