ISLAMABAD: Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Tuesday took oath of the office as nation’s 28th Prime Minister of Pakistan.
President Mamnoon Hussain directed the oath of office to Shahid Khaqan Abbasi here at the President House at an amazing function went to by the parliamentarians, negotiators, and the services chiefs.
The seat of prime minister fell empty after Nawaz Sharif’s disqualification by the Supreme Court.
The president later, facilitated a gathering out of appreciation for the newly elected PM, who got certainty of the parliament by securing 221 votes.
The newly elected head prime minister traded welcome and warmly shook hands with the invitees.