Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi receives Guard of Honor

ISLAMABAD: Upon Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi landing in the PM House, he was introduced the monitor of respect by an unexpected of military.

He has formally assumed responsibility as the nation’s head on Thursday.

Abbasi on Tuesday secured 221 votes out of the aggregate 339 in the National Assembly to wind up plainly the nation’s eighteenth Prime Minister.

Reacting to media questions about the new cabinet, he said meetings were continuous and would proceed throughout the following couple of days after which the cabinet would be confirmed.

The new cabinet was at first expected to be confirmed on Wednesday, however the pledge taking was put off toward the evening.