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Moderate socialist Michelle Bachelet takes oath of office eight years after she became first female to assume the post.
Former president is promising major reforms as she returns to power.
The former president and socialist leader beat her conservative rival in a decisive victory.
Second round of voting in presidential elections is likely to see former leader Michele Bachelet back in the top job.
Left-wing leader wins 47 percent of votes, but will face a runoff against ruling coalition candidate next month.
Leftist leader garners 47 percent of votes but falls short of 50 percent needed to avoid runoff, to be held Dec 15.
Former president widely expected to return to power, with 140 parliamentary seats also up for grabs.
Voters choose between nine different presidential candidates - but some may just stay home.
Michelle Bachelet, who left power four years ago with an 81 percent approval rating, leads the latest presidential race.
The former Chilean leader and current presidential candidate discusses her political aspirations.
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