The United States Congress has named Joe Biden as the US President.
Lawmakers who officially named Biden as the country’s 46th president and Kamala Harris as Vice President, were under heavily-armed guard after police regained control of the Capitol in Washington.
Biden had defeated the US outgoing President, Donald Trump in the last presidential election.
Despite the defeat, Trump had vowed never to concede defeat.
He had claimed that Biden rigged the presidential election.