Ram Nath Kovind will be sworn-in as the 14th President of India at the Central Hall of Parliament at 12:15 pm on Tuesday. Here are the full details of his swearing-in ceremony:
At 10:30 am, Kovind will leave for Rajghat from his residence to pay homage to Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi.
At 11:15 am, Kovind will head towards Rashtapati Bhavan to meet outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee.
At 11:45 am, Kovind and Mukherjee will leave for the Central Hall of Parliament.
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At 12:12 pm, they will reach the Parliament House.
At 12:15 pm, Chief Justice of India JS Khehar will administer Kovind’s swearing-in ceremony.
After taking the oath, Lok Sabha speaker Sumitra Mahajan will invite Kovind to deliver a speech. The duration of his speech shall be approximately for 15 minutes.
At 1 pm, Kovind and Mukherjee will head towards the Rashtrapati Bhavan wherein the newly elected President will be given the guard of honour.
Thereafter, Kovind will take charge as the President of India.