Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan congratulated Ashraf Ghani for taking oath as the President of Afghanistan.
“I want to congratulate Afghanistan’s President Ashraf Ghani & look forward to working with him. Pakistan will do everything it possibly can to bring peace and stability in our region,” Khan said in a Twitter post.
Ghani took oath of the office during a ceremony in ARG Presidential this afternoon.
The ceremony was disturbed rocket attack which the ISIS Khurasan, an offshoot of the Islamic State, claimed responsibility for.
The security officials said four rockets landed close to ARG Presidential Palace which slightly wounded a police officer.
Meanwhile, Abdullah Abdullah took oath of the office during a parallel presidential inauguration this afternoon.
Abdullah had vowed to form a parallel government if the electoral bodies did not respond to the concerns of his electoral team regarding the fraudulent votes which he claimed were more than 300,000 votes.