British Prime Minister candidate calls for increased relief

British Prime Minister candidate calls for increased relief money for people

Former Finance Minister Rishi Sunak promised to increase the current £15 billion support package to help people cope with energy costs that are forecast to rise by 150% from current levels by April 2023.

The candidate in the race to become Britain’s next prime minister, Rishi Sunak, said britain’s energy crisis would push millions into poverty next winter unless the government provided more cash to help struggling households pay their fuel bills.