New Delhi, Sep 29 : India on Sunday congratulated the people, the government and the security forces in Afghanistan for successful conduct of Presidential elections amid challenging situations.
"India commends the people, the Government and the security forces of Afghanistan for the successful conduct of Presidential elections on 28 September amidst challenging circumstances," an MEA release said here.
"We congratulate the Afghan people for once again demonstrating their faith in democratic governance and constitutional processes despite threats, intimidation and violence," it said.
The MEA statement further said: "These elections are an important milestone in people's efforts to promote peace, security, stability, prosperity and democracy in their country".(UNI)