Marriage of a couple on 100th anniversary day, with the dressing of Amanullah Khan and Queen Soraya
Reporter: Mehrullah Mehrdad
In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the country’s extradition and independence, a bride and groom dressed in Queen Soraya and Amanullah Khan’s clothes attire celebrated their country’s independence day.
Lady Mahboubeh Mohammadi is a freelance journalist in Balkh province and she celebrated her wedding on the occasion of 100th anniversary of Afghanistan independence day, which coincided with the one centenary of the country’s independence, the bride was dressed in the dress of Queen Soraya and her husband was wearing clothes of the former King Shah Amanullah Khan.
19th of August coincided with the first centenary of the country’s independence and one hundred years ago today, King Amanullah Khan seized Afghanistan’s independence from Great Britain. At the same time, the couple wished to secure peace in the country by releasing two pigeons. Lady Mohammadi called on the conflicting parties and the Taliban to stop fighting and pursue a path of peace.