Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom sends congratulatory message to the President Pedro Castillo, which was given by the country’s ambassador, Kate Harrison, during the opening ceremony.
As Harrison elaborated on his Twitter account, at the ceremony he told the president and his vice president, Dina Boluarte, to strengthen your will “and also” interrelationship United Kingdom and Peru.
“In return, I sent him a congratulatory message from Her Majesty the Queen [Isabel II]”, Diplomatic wrote.
Pedro Castillo He assumed the presidency of Peru on Wednesday, the same day the country celebrated 200 years of independence from the Kingdom of Spain.
The solemn session of the Congress of the Republic began after 9 a.m. and it was the new Speaker of the Legislature, María del Carmen Alva, who took the oath of President-elect and administered the oath of office to him.
“I swear to God, my family, farmers, local people, rondaros, fishermen, professionals, children, teenagers that I will hold the office of President of the Republic in the period 2021-2026. I will be the people of Peru, corruption I take the oath of a free country and for a new constitution“, Castillo, who had come to Parliament with his family from the Torre Tagle Palace.