Jaitley performs 'Halwa' ceremony ahead of Budget Session - Etv
Sat, Jan 20, 2018, 04:56 PM
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has performed the symbolic ‘Halwa Ceremony’ at North Block in New Delhi on Saturday. The tradition is being followed every year ahead of the Budget Session of Parliament. As the Budget session is commencing this year on January 29, the finance minister participated in the ‘halwa ceremony’ that was observed to maintain the secrecy of the budget preparation process. The ‘halwa’ is prepared in a big 'kadhai' and served to the entire staff in the ministry. Watch the video for more insight.