Rishi Sunak To Take Charge As 1st Indian-Origin UK PM Today | 10 Points to know

Rishi Sunak will face one of the greatest challenges is to tackle a mounting economic crisis, a warring political party and a deeply divided country.

He warned his Conservative colleagues on Monday that the party faced an "existential crisis"

Sunak, Britain's youngest prime minister for more than 200 years and its first leader of colour, will replace Liz Truss

he will need to review all spending, including on politically sensitive areas such as health, education, defence, welfare and pensions.

He is expected to retain Jeremy Hunt as finance minister

His appointment also marks a first in Britain as Sunak, a Hindu, becomes its first prime minister of Indian origin