Here we have collated 15 facts about Rishi Sunak, newly elected UK prime minister. These facts would prove helpful in primary, middle and high school students as well. Today, everyone is talking about Sunak, so the students must know at least the basic facts about him. Let’s start writing 15 lines about Rishi Sunak-
Fact File About Rishi Sunak
- Rishi Sunak was declared UK’s youngest prime minister (in 200 Years) on 24th October 2022.
- He was born in Southampton, United Kingdom on 12th May 1980.
- His grandparents emigrated from Punjab, in northwestern India, to East Africa and later to Southampton in Southern England where Sunak was born.
- Sunak’s father became a general practitioner for the National Health Service.
- His mother operated a small pharmacy.
- Rishi Sunak is the first person of colour and the first Hindu-origin prime minister of the UK.
- He received his education from prestigious universities like Oxford, Winchester College, and Stanford University.
- He was the first Indian boy to become the head boy in his school at Winchester.
- In college, he worked as a waiter in a restaurant to earn pocket money.
- Sunak is a devout Hindu and took his oath on the Bhagwat Gita in 2015. He worships Lord Krishna.
- He is married to Akshata Murthy, the daughter of Infosys founder NR Narayana Murthy, an Indian IT billionaire.
- His wife is a Britain-based Fashion designer and a businesswoman.
- The couple is claimed to have much more worth than the queen of Britain.
- He is lovingly called Dishy Rishi by people owing to his financial status, dressing sense and personality.
- Rishi Sunak has shouldered the responsibility to improve the staggering economy of the UK. Let’s hope for the best for him and the people of the UK.