Washington Joe Biden becomes the new president of America. He is sworn in as the 46th President of the US on Wednesday. He took an oath by placing his hand on the hundred year old Bible. At the same time, Kamla Harris of Indian origin took the oath of office. Many big celebrities were seen during the swearing-in ceremony. See below some interesting pictures of the ceremony ….
Joe Biden said in his speech, ‘I will protect the Constitution. I will protect my democracy. I will protect America. I will keep all that in your service. ‘ Apart from this, he said that he will work for the betterment of the public.
Hollywood singer Lady Gaga sang the United States National Anthem at the opening ceremony of the US Capitol.
Former US President Bill Clinton and 2016 Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton arrived at the swearing-in ceremony at the US Capitol.
At the swearing-in ceremony, Joe Biden said, ‘Today, we are celebrating the victory not of a candidate but of the cause of democracy. We have learned again today that democracy is priceless, democracy is fragile and at this time, my friends, democracy prevails. ‘
Vice President of the United States Mike Pence arrived in Capitol Hill with his wife Karen Pence and joined Joe Biden’s swearing-in.
Kamla Harris of Indian origin was sworn in as the first female Vice President of the country before Joe Biden. He was sworn in by Justice Sonia Sotomayor of the Supreme Court.