Watch LIVE: Swearing-in ceremony of Narendra Modi as PM of India

Over 4,000 people are expected to attend the grand celebrations at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Monday as Narendra Modi takes the oath of office as India’s new Prime Minister.

The event, the biggest of its kind ever held at Rashtrapati Bhavan since the country gained independence, will see eight heads of government or their delegations in attendance as three bands provide the musical accompaniment.