CAN LEGAL AMENDMENTS PROVE COUNTER PRODUCTIVE

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The Constitution should be accorded due respect and all efforts must be taken to ensure the political affairs are not in conflict with constitutional norms and obligations
 
On April 5 this year, braving ominous threats, people of Afghanistan voted in the historic presidential elections. Contrary to gloom-and-doom predictions of naysayers, a large percentage of people exercised their franchise and gave thumping verdict for democracy and rule of law. The first round of elections, however, ended in a no-result, as none of the eight presidential contenders got outright majority.
 
Of the eight presidential candidates, Dr. Abdullah Abdullah and Dr. Ashraf Ghani emerged as frontrunners. Dr. Abdullah ended up in the top slot with 2,973,141 votes (45 per cent) and Dr. Ghani trailed behind with 2,084,547 votes (31.6 per cent).

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