Indian-origin leader Rishi Sunak in the race for the next PM of Britain
Rishi Sunak: Amidst the ongoing political upheaval in Britain, there is a discussion that Rishi Sunak may be the next Prime Minister of the country after the resignation of Boris Johnson. Let us tell you that Rishi Sunak is of Indian origin and if he becomes the PM, then he will be the first Indian who will become the Prime Minister of Britain. Let us inform that recently he had resigned from the post of Finance Minister.
handled the economy during the corona period
Sunak has a huge stature in the Conservative Party. While being the Finance Minister, he successfully faced the economic challenges during the Corona period. He issued relief packages for financial institutions and did not let the economy derail with his efforts. Their economic policies have been viewed from a positive perspective. During the Corona period, he released an emergency fund for businessmen and employees.
Sunak has been the finance minister in Johnson’s government.
Rishi Sunak, 42, was born on 12 May 1980 in Southampton. He has been the finance minister in the Johnson government from 2020 to 2022. Sunka’s parents are of Indian origin. His father’s name is Shayveer and mother’s name is Usha Sunak. Rishi is the eldest among his siblings. His ancestors were from Punjab. He did his studies from Oxford University. Sunak also has an MBA degree.
Became MP for the first time in the year 2015
Sunak’s political innings began in October 2014 when he was elected the Conservative Party’s candidate for Richmond (York). In the 2015 elections, he won the election of MP from this seat. From 2015 to 2017 he was a member of the Committee on Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.
Who is Rishi Sunak?
Rishi was born on 12 May 1980 in Southampton, England and married Akshata Murthy, daughter of Narayan Murthy, the founder of India’s tech company Infosys, in 2009 and has two daughters who are married. He met Akshata Murthy while studying at Stanford.
Rishi Sunak is a British politician, and son-in-law of NR Narayana Murthy (Indian billionaire businessman and co-founder of Infosys).