New Delhi/Washington: As the new era of Joe Biden begun in United States following the swearing in ceremony at the Capitol Hill, wishes from leaders across the globe pour in including PM Narendra Modi.
Taking to Twitter, PM Modi stated, My warmest congratulations to Joe Biden on his assumption of office as President of the United States of America. I look forward to working with him to strengthen India-US strategic partnership.
My best wishes for a successful term in leading USA as we stand united and resilient in addressing common challenges and advancing global peace and security.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) January 20, 2021
The Vice President of India, M. Venkaiah Naidu greeted Biden too.
Congratulations & best wishes to @JoeBiden and @KamalaHarris on being sworn in as the President & Vice President of USA. India-US ties are based on many shared values and I am sure that the partnership between the two nations will get further cemented in the coming years. pic.twitter.com/KkcqDLBTxF
— Vice President of India (@VPSecretariat) January 20, 2021
British PM Boris Johnson wished Biden by tweeting, "America’s leadership is vital on the issues that matter to us all, from climate change to COVID, and I look forward to working with President Biden."
Congratulations to @JoeBiden on being sworn in as President of the United States and to @KamalaHarris on her historic inauguration. America’s leadership is vital on the issues that matter to us all, from climate change to COVID, and I look forward to working with President Biden.
— Boris Johnson (@BorisJohnson) January 20, 2021
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu released a video in his Twitter handle congratulating Biden.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu:
"Congratulations President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris on your historic inauguration. pic.twitter.com/wf6a5XhiVe
— PM of Israel (@IsraeliPM) January 20, 2021
And last but not the least, Pakistani PM Imran Khan too seemed to be quite happy on Biden's oath taking ceremony. He displayed his pleasure through a tweet that read, "I congratulate President Joe Biden on his inauguration. Look forward to working with Potus in building a stronger Pak-US partnership through trade & economic engagement."
I congratulate President @JoeBiden on his inauguration. Look forward to working with @POTUS in building a stronger Pak-US partnership through trade & economic engagement, countering climate change, improving public health, combating corruption & promoting peace in region & beyond
— Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) January 20, 2021
Earlier singer Lady Gaga performed on stage by singing the National Anthem marking Biden's oath taking.
— OTV (@otvnews) January 20, 2021