He has taken office as the President of Kazakhstan till the end of the electoral term.
“I take a solemn oath 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 the Kazakh citizens, conscientiously perform the high duties of the President of Kazakhstan entrusted to me”, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev stated.
Chairman of the Central Election Commission Berik Imashev has presented Kassym-Jomart Tokayev with a certificate of the President of the country, a badge and a standard.
The ceremony is being held in the presence of the Parliament’s deputies, members of the Constitutional Council, judges of the Supreme Court, members of the Government, ambassadors of foreign states, as well as the First President of Kazakhstan.
It should be noted that on March 19, First President of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev, announced the resignation of his powers.