London: UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak hosted a traditional feast for his staff to celebrate Pongal at his official residence at 10 Downing Street in London.
A video of the UK Prime Minister’s office staff celebrating Pongal in London is doing the rounds of the internet.
In the clip, several officials can be seen eating a traditional feast on banana leaves.
Pongal lunch hosted by PM Rishi Sunak in London.
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The video was shared on Twitter by several people. In the short clip, Rishi Sunak’s office staff can be seen enjoying a Pongal lunch.
“I want to send my best wishes to everyone celebrating Thai Pongal this weekend. I know how much this festival means to families across the country. Let me wish everyone here and around the world health, happiness and prosperity this Thai Pongal,” Rishi Sunak said in a video message.