Joseph R. Biden was elected the 46th president of the United States of America after victory in the battleground state of Pennsylvania (with 20 electoral votes) propelled him past the 270-vote electoral college threshold.
This win ended Current President Donald J. Trump’s hopes of re-election. But, President Trump is pushing forward with legal challenges as vote tallies continue, and Republican leaders have largely avoided weighing in on the latest developments.
Mr. Biden has also been declared the winner of Arizona and Nevada States, and leads Mr Trump in Georgia, Fox News projected.
Meanwhile, President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, PM Mahinda Rajapaksa, & Opposition Leader Sajith Premadasa wishes US president elect Joe Biden & VP elect Kamala Harris.