Liz Truss to be third woman PM of Britain: defeats Rishi Sunak of Indian origin

Liz Truss has become the third woman PM of Britain after defeating Rishi Sunak of Indian origin. Queen Elizabeth will administer the oath to the 15th PM during her tenure.

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47-year-old Liz Truss will be the new Prime Minister of Britain. She defeated the Indian-origin candidate Sunak. Right wing Liz will replace Boris Johnson. Liz is known as the firebrand leader in British politics. After the announcement of victory, Liz said about Sunak – I am lucky that there are leaders with such deep understanding in my party. Thanks to family and friends too.

Liz will be the third female prime minister. Margaret Thatcher and Theresa May have held this position before him. Liz considers Margaret Thatcher as her role model.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated Liz on the victory. Said- I am sure that India-UK relations will be strengthened under your leadership. There will be a strategic partnership between the two countries. Best wishes for the new role and responsibility.

Who got how many votes

Ledge Truss : 81,326

Rishi Sunak : 60,399

Total votes were: 172,437

Total Voting : 82.6%

Votes Rejected: 654


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