ISLAMABAD – The government of Pakistan recently launched a poll using its Twitter handle to find the country’s national sweet.
The survey asked Pakistani citizens to choose from Barfi, Gulab Jamun & Jalebi to select their national sweet, which resulted in 15,000 votes.
What is the National Sweet of Pakistan?
— Govt of Pakistan (@pid_gov) January 1, 2019
The clear winner was Gulab Jamun with 47%, with Jalebi at 34% in second place, whilst 19% voted for Barfi.
What is Gulab Jamun:
It is fried dumplings created of flour, milk powder, milk & butter, presented in sugar syrup. They are popular at all parties and are always present at desi celebrations!