Today when Pakistani officials handed over Sharbat Gula to Afghan authorities and deported her at Torkham border, Kabul received her with such a big honour. President Ashraf Ghani and first lady Rula Ghani were eagerly waiting to welcome the National Geographic’s ‘green-eyed girl’ now believe to be in 40s.
President Ashraf Ghani has given away the keys of a residential apartment to Nat Geo’s famed ‘Afghan Girl’ Sharbat Gula and promised taking care of her family’s health and education.
First lady Rula Ghani hugged Sharbat Gula and express her love.
President and first lady showed great love to the family of Sharbat Gula and loved her children.
Afghan and international media covered the story and reported warm welcomes to Sharbat Gula.
A member of Sharbat Gula’s family thanked the president for his support. “Sharbat Gula’s life represents Afghanistan’s sorrows and pains, she wants peace in the country so that other refugees return home country like her.”