Rahul’s Nice British Bake Off win represents UK of at present, says writer

Sathnam Sanghera suggests the victory for the Indian engineering researcher sums up the nation much better than ‘our silly politics’.

Sathnam Sanghera (Geoffrey Swaine/REX/Shutterstock)
Sathnam Sanghera (Geoffrey Swaine/REX/Shutterstock)

Author Sathnam Sanghera has hailed Rahul Mandal’s Nice British Bake Off win as a constructive instance of the UK within the modern-day.

The analysis scientist, who moved to the UK from India eight years in the past, was topped winner after defeating Ruby Bhogal and Kim-Pleasure in a tense remaining.

The writer of books The Boy with the Topknot and Marriage Materials praised his win on Twitter, writing: “An Indian engineering researcher dwelling in Sheffield with an English couple and profitable a British baking present by making mango-filed doughnuts.

“Good to be reminded that regardless of our silly politics, that is Britain in 2018.”

Others echoed his sentiment, with one viewer writing on Twitter: “I can’t categorical the methods I really like Rahul – this present is every part I really like concerning the UK and being British in all its variety.”

One other wrote: “Not solely was #Rahul probably the most gifted baker general, he was additionally an ideal antidote to #Trump and #Brexit Britain – an immigrant adopted by this nation and beloved by everybody.”

A 3rd stated: “The most effective factor about #GBBOFinal is that a younger, shy, unassuming man can come from India to Britain, work as a analysis scientist, meet a random couple referred to as David and Liz, take up baking on David’s recommendation and go on to win the present with out ever consuming a doughnut in his life.”

Sanghera described Rahul as a “legend who may be referred to by their first names solely”, evaluating him to Beyonce, Kylie and Malala.

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