Priti Patel Current Affairs, GK & News
Newly elected British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has appointed Indian origin Priti Patel as the Home Secretary of Britain. With this she has become Britain’s first Home Secretary of Indian origin. She has her roots in Tarapur in Gujarat. Former Home Secretary Sajid Javid would take over from Philip Hammond as Finance Secretary (or Chancellor). ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2019
Category: Awards, Persons & Places in News
Priti Patel, a prominent member of the Back Boris campaign for the Conservative Party leadership, has become the Britain’s first Indian-origin home secretary as part of new Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s top team. She succeeded Pakistani-origin Sajid Javid, who moves to the Treasury department as the first ethnic minority Chancellor of the Exchequer. Mr Javid, ..
Topics: Boris Johnson • British MPs • Cabinet of the United Kingdom • Conservative Party (UK) leadership election • Conservative Party leadership election • Dominic Raab • Government of the United Kingdom • Great Offices of State • HM Treasury • Priti Patel • Sajid Javid