Ghani Instructed Formation of Commission to Hold Swearing-In Ceremony

President Ashraf Ghani, in a new verdict has instructed formation of a high governmental commission to hold the presidential inauguration ceremony.

Based on the instruction, a commission has been set up to under the chairmanship of the Independent Directorate of Local Organs and the Head of the Parwan Provincial Council for holding a ceremony in which the new President of Afghanistan is sworn into office.

According to the verdict, the Ministries of Defense, Interior, Transport, NDS, Kabul municipality and other institutions are obliged to cooperate with the commission.

The commission should also provide all conditions for the presidential inauguration within the next five days.

23 / February 2020