Democratic leader Joe Biden has been sworn in as the 46th president.
Joe Biden was sworn in by US Chief Justice John Roberts during a swearing-in ceremony at the Capitol.
After the swearing-in ceremony, Chief Justice John Roberts also congratulated the newly elected President.
Joe Biden swore to protect the US Constitution by placing his hand on the Christian religious book, the Bible.
The Bible was held in his wife’s hand. Newly elected Vice President Kamala Harris was sworn in before President Joe Biden.
She was sworn in by US Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sutmair. Kamala Harris is the first female vice president of the United States.
She also has the honor of being the first non-white vice president. Before the swearing in of Kamla Harris, the famous American singer Lady Gaga sang the American national anthem.
American singer Jennifer Lopez performed before the swearing in of President Joe Biden.