Britain's new Prime Minister Liz Truss promised after taking office that she would take the country out of storms like recession, energy crisis, and inflation. To fulfil this promise, she immediately started forming her cabinet. Liz has included Suella Braverman of India's Goan origin in her cabinet and handed her the post of Home Minister. Suella was till now the Attorney General.
Conservative Party leader Liz Truss on Tuesday appointed barrister Suella Braverman as Home Minister, in addition to appointing former Education Minister James Cleverly in her cabinet as Secretary of State. Ben Wallace has been retained as Defense Minister. Windy Morton has been named Chief Whip. Kwasi Quarteng has been made the Finance Minister. Therese Coffey is also the Minister of Health and Deputy Prime Minister.
Suella has worked in the UK Government in many positions in the past. Suella Braverman, 42, was serving as attorney general in the Boris Johnson-led government. Now Liz Truss has also included him in the top team of the new government. Apart from Braverman, Indian-origin Priti Patel is also to be decided on the big post.In a tweet on her official Twitter handle, nearly five hours before she was appointed Britain's Home Secretary, Suella congratulated Liz Truss on being elected leader of the Conservative Party and sworn in as prime minister. In this tweet, he also shared a photo of Liz Truss and Queen Elizabeth II.Braverman, in a launch video for one of his political campaigns in July, said of his parents that they loved Britain. They had seen hope here. They found security here. This country has given him a chance. I think my background is really informed by my attitude towards politics.
Cambridge University Suella Braverman holds a degree in Law from Cambridge University. Suella married Royal Braverman in 2018. Braverman belongs to Buddhism. Suella regularly visits the London Buddhist Center and took the oath of office in Parliament on the Dhammapada scripture of sayings of Lord Buddha.Suella Braverman had previously praised Liz Truss several times. Before the election results, Suella said in a statement that Liz Truss is now ready to become PM. He is very experienced. There will be rapid development in the country. We will remove the fixture very quickly.
Christie and Uma Fernandes, who are both of Indian descent, gave birth to Suella Braverman. In the 1960s, they moved from Kenya and Mauritius, respectively, to Britain. While her father was of Goan heritage, Braverman's mother was born into a Hindu Tamil Mauritian family. Suella Braverman was raised in Wembley after being born in Harrow, Greater London. The couple welcomed their first kid in 2019 and their second in 2021 after she wed Rael Braverman in the House of Commons in February 2018. Her mother ran for the Conservative Party in both the 2003 Brent-East by-election and the 2001 General Election in Tottenham.
Suella Braverman was admitted to the Middle Temple bar in 2005. She didn't begin her tenancy at 2-3 Gray's INN Square, where she finished her pupillage.
For a government attorney who specialised in immigration and planning law, Suella Braverman worked in litigation, including the fundamentals of judicial review. Suella Braverman was appointed in 2010 to the entry-level C panel of Counsel, which handles fundamental government disputes.