Kasym-Zhomart Tokayev swore an oath to the people of Kazakhstan.
“First of all, I want to thank the people of Kazakhstan for their trust and support. These elections were held in accordance with democratic requirements. There was an opportunity for real competition at the election platform. Representatives of all political forces participated. These were fair elections where political programs competed. They say Elections are competitions where the opinions of the participants win. Indeed, this is a fair opinion. In this competition wisdom has won. It is a victory for all the people, "said Tokayev.
The head of state noted that peace, friendship, unity are the main values of Kazakhstan.
"Prоtecting the interests of the country is my main concern.
We will work openly and transparently, "Tokayev said.
Chairman of the CEC Berik Imashev handed over to Kasym-Zhomart Tokayev the certificate of the President of the country, a badge and a standard.
"I solemnly swear to faithfully serve the people of Kazakhstan, strictly follow the Constitution and the laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan, guarantee the rights and freedoms of citizens, conscientiously perform the high duties of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan entrusted to me" -Sultana.
He took the office of the President of Kazakhstan after winning the special election that took place on June 9 of this year.