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Rishi Sunak Becomes Next UK Prime Minister

Siddharth Varadarajan, Founder Editor, The Wire

25-Oct-22 17:00

Rishi Sunak Becomes Next UK Prime Minister

Rishi Sunak is set to become the next UK prime minister, marking a number of firsts - he’s the first Asian to take the post, and at 42, the youngest PM in their modern history. We unpack the significance of Rishi's ascension and what it means for a minority to take the highest office in Britain.

Image source: Shag 7799, Shutterstock

Produced by: Natasha Fusil

Presented by: Sharmilla Ganesan, Sharaad Kuttan


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Categories:  politicsinternationalgovernment

Tags:  ukunited kingdomrishi sunaktoryprime ministerbritainminorityleadershipidentity





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