Sunday, June 26, 2016
Brexit: Rich British Indians voted for ‘remain’; the less well-off went for ‘leave
For rich and high-profile British Indians, Brexit was a shock.
With a few exceptions, Conservative Minister Priti Patel and NR Narayana Murthy's son-in-law and Conservative MP Rishi Sunak among them, the elite among British Indians had openly batted for 'Brexin'.
But in a replay of class divisions on Brexit in rest of Britain, the Indian Workers' Association had voted for 'leave', and so did less well-off and more recent Indian immigrants, who resented 'favours' granted to EU migrants.
For Bangladeshi Workers against EU see link below
Posted by nickglais on 6/26/2016 12:56:00 AM