The fortified compound hosted thousands of Ghani’s supporters.
The participants of the gathering entered into the palace through the building of the Administrative Office of the President.
“We entered very easily without any problem,” Ahmad Jan, a participant of the gathering said as a mild music was played at the gathering tent.
“The program is hold in front of the palace. We are here to take part in the electoral campaign of Dr. Ashraf Ghani and Mr. Amrullah Saleh,” said Ziauddin, another participant.
High-ranking government officials such as Imam Mohammad Warimach Deputy Minister of Transport were seen laughing and clapping at the campaign.
President Ghani appeared at the gathering and called on his supporters to accompany him until he could win a second term on September 28 poll.
“We have a regular program [for peace]. Make me the winner on September 28. I will launch a strong peace effort on 29,” he said.
Rival candidates have always accused President Ghani of misusing from government resources.
Meanwhile, Zuhra Bayan Shinwari, the Head of Independent Electoral Complaints Commission (IECC) vowed to investigate all electoral violations equally without any candidate being an exception.
By: Hesamuddin Hesam