The official start of the Afghan presidential election in 2019 and Election challenges
Reporter: Follad Ahangaran
This morning, the presidential election officially began with President Ghani’s vote. Presidential elections began today as transparency and concern over the widespread electoral fraud are two fundamental questions ahead of the run-off. Hours before the official start of the election, reports of widespread electoral fraud in the south of the country were circulated.
The Afghan government is holding a presidential election in 2019, when the Taliban threatened the civilians that they will attack all polling stations and they would launch their insurgent attacks on the voters and polling stations, but security forces are providing assurance to the citizens of the country to vote with full assurance, the Afghan officials has assured them that they are preventing any Taliban terror activity.