ISLAMABAD: Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser and Deputy Speaker National Assembly Mohammad Qasim Khan Suri have congratulated Dr. Arif Ur Rehman Alvi on his oath as 13th President of Islamic Republic of Pakistan.
In their separate congratulatory messages to Dr. Arif Ur Rehman Alvi, the Speaker and Deputy Speaker extended warm felicitation to him on his Presidential oath and said that his election for the slot of president was evidence of confidence and trust of leadership, members of National Assembly, Senate of Pakistan and Provincial Assemblies reposed in his acumen and capabilities.
They said that the oath of new President was another step towards smooth transfer of power in democratic dispensation which was a good omen for democracy in the country. They said that Dr. Arif Ur Rehman Alvi is a statesman and a seasoned political figure and under his sagacious leadership the federation and democratic institutions in the country will be strengthened and relations between federation and provinces would become more cordial.
They expressed the hope that he would come up to the people’s expectations that their representatives reposed on him. They prayed for his success during his tenure.