Rishi Sunak met King Charles at Buckingham Palace. Now Sunak has become Britain's first Indian-origin prime minister. Earlier, Liz Truss, who resigned as prime minister after only 44 days in power,
London: Rishi Sunak has met King Charles at Buckingham Palace. Now Sunak has become the UK’s first Indian-origin Prime Minister. Earlier, Liz Truss, who resigned as Prime Minister after only 44 days in power.
In his first address after being appointed as the Prime Minister of Britain, Sunak said, “Our country is facing a serious economic crisis, difficult decisions will be taken”.
After meeting with King Charles, Rishi Sunak said, “At this time our country is facing a deep economic crisis. The Putin war in Ukraine has destabilized the markets around the world. Former Prime Minister Liz Truss said It was not wrong to work for economic goals. I admire them. But some mistakes were made. Not with bad intentions, actually the opposite, still a mistake.”
Before this, the outgoing Prime Minister of Britain, Liz Truss, in her farewell speech from Downing Street, wished her successor Rishi “success”. At the same time, he appreciated some achievements of his time in power.
Before going to Buckingham Palace to formally resign, he said, “We continue to fight through a storm, but I believe in Britain, I believe in the British people and I know that brighter days are ahead.”
The UK’s first Hindu Prime Minister will give a speech outside 10 Downing Street. His wife Akshay Murthy and his two daughters Anushka and Krishna are also with him. When they arrive at the Prime Minister’s residence, they will be informed of the security code. By this time, he will have to decide and announce the key positions of his cabinet.