16.1 C
Saturday, January 28, 2023

Charles III officially proclaimed British monarch


Share post:

London: Charles III is formally proclaimed king at an elaborate ceremony at St James’ Palace by a 700-member Accession Council on Saturday.

Prince Charles Philip Arthur George is now Charles III, the BBC quoted the proclamation as saying. The proclamation was made after Penny Mordaunt announced the death of Queen Elizabeth II.

The signing of the proclamation was under way with Prince William, while Prime Minister Liz Truss and Archbishop Justin Welby watch on.

Seven living British PMs — Gordon Brown, David Cameron Boris Johnson and Theresa May were among those lined up as the proclamation of the new king was read out.

The Accession Council is a group consisting of members of the Royal Family, the prime minister and other senior politicians and the Archbishop of Canterbury

The council gathers at St James’s Palace, the official residence of the sovereign to proclaim the new monarch, the BBC said.

Related articles

Sri Lanka to cut down on 1/3rd army to save its economy

The crisis in Sri Lanka, which is under China’s debt, does not seem to have an end. Inflation...

Powerful Scorpene-class submarine engine to charge battery quickly during secret missions

The Indian Navy getting the 5th submarine from the Scorpene-class is highly crucial because at this point in...

Kim Jong sleuths operating network from South Korean prisons, planning coup

North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un has prepared a double-cross intrigue to overthrow the democratic government of South...

Country’s first Jain knowledge repository in Nasik, scriptures to be preserved

The construction work of the country’s first Jain knowledge repository, which will be stronger than concrete and will...