The Prime Minister of Britain is all set to arrive in India for the G20 Summit that is scheduled to be held in Delhi. This is the first time Rishi Sunak is visiting India after becoming the Prime Minister of Britain.
The G20 Summit will be held at the Bharat Mandapam Convention Centre in Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. Various global leaders will be attending the summit. The core focus of the G20 Summit will be on tackling global issues such as clean energy transition, climate change, the impacts of the Russia-Ukraine war, poverty, etc.
Rishi Sunak is a good friend of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and Sunak has accepted this invitation wholeheartedly. Rishi Sunak will land in Delhi at 1.40 p.m., and Minister of State for Consumer Affairs Ashwini Kumar Choubey will receive him.
Who is Rishi Sunak?
Rishi Sunak is the Indian-origin British Politician and the prime Minister of Britain. He was chosen by Mr. Johnson as the Chancellor of the Exchequer and served in the post from 2020 till his resignation in 2022 due to the ongoing political crisis.
Mr. Sunak was born on May 12, 1980, in Southampton, Southern England to Indian parents- Yashvir and Usha Suank, who had immigrated from East Africa. Sunak’s roots are in the Punjab state of India, where his grandparents were born, who later emigrated to East Africa with their children during the 1960s.
Rishi Sunak Wife & Children
Rishi Sunak is married to Akshata Murthy. Sunak’s wife is the daughter of Indian billionaire and founder of Infosys- N.R. Narayana Murthy and Sudha Murthy, who is an educator, author, philanthropist as well as the chairperson of Infosys Foundation.
Akshata is a Businesswoman and Capitalist and if reports are to be believed her net worth is more than King Charles. Akshata and Rishi together have two daughters, Krishna Sunak and Anoushka Sunak.
Rishi Sunak Education
Sunak attended Stroud School in Romsey, Hampshire, and Winchester College, which was a boys’ independent boarding school. He read philosophy, politics, and economics at Lincoln College, Oxford in 2001 and gained an MBA from Stanford University in 2006.
Rishi Sunak Political Career
Mr. Sunak is a Member of the Conservative Party and has been an MP for Richmond (York) since 2015. The 43-year-old Indian-origin British politician resigned from his post as Chancellor of the Exchequer as he expressed his loss of confidence in Mr. Johnson’s leadership amidst the spate of scandals.
He was one of the prominent leaders of Mr. Johnson’s Conservative Party and was the first Indian-origin man to be the Prime Minister of the UK.
Rishi Sunak Net Worth
Rishi Sunak is one of the richest people in the UK. His net worth is greater than King Charles III’s net worth. As per a report by the Times of India, Sunak owns several properties in different countries, and he also has a number of luxurious cars. His wife Akshata is a heiress and a businesswoman, and her wife’s net worth is more than $700 million. Together, the couple has a net worth of over $800 million.
Rishi Sunak FAQs
A. Yes, Rishi Sunak is coming to India to attend the G20 Summit 2023.
A. Rishi Sunak is married to Akshata Murthy, daughter of Indian billionaire and founder of Infosys- N.R. Narayana Murthy and Sudha Murthy, who is an educator, author, and philanthropist.
A. Rishi Sunak is 43 years old.
A. Rishi Sunak has 2 daughters named Krishna Sunak and Anoushka Sunak.
A. Prime Minister Rishi Sunak and his wife Akshata Murthy’s combined net worth is more than $800 million.