Sugg’s 13 Feb. appointment follows UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s government reshuffle.
Johnson has also appointed seven joint Foreign and Commonwealth Department of International Development ministers.
Lord Ahmad will now be Minister of State for South Asia and the Commonwealth.
Sugg will have responsibility for overseas territories and sustainable development, according to the Foreign and Commonwealth Office’s official website.
Asked what he thought of Western civilization, Mahatma Gandhi famously replied, “I think that would be a good idea.”