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Imran Khan swearing in on Aug 18

Imran Khan swearing in on Aug 18

Islamabad, Aug 10 (UNI) Cricket icon turned politician Imran Khan will take oath of Prime Ministership on August 18, his party Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) announced in a tweet on Friday.

In another tweet, the PTI said the Newly elected members of National Assembly will take oath on August 13.

Pakistan Independence Day is on August 14.

The winning team of 1992 Cricket World Cup has been invited to attend oath-taking ceremony to be held on August 18, the party announced.

In recently held polls, the PTI emerged single largest party defeating two major rivals Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) and Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) PML(N).

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