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According to Balls, every new recruit is Tasered as part of an initiation ceremony.
Meanwhile, at an initiation ceremony held in Fujian, China's Beijing-based Taiwan Affairs Office Director Liu Jieyi called for persistence in upholding the values of the "one China" principle.
Children and their parents gathered in large numbers at temples, schools and cultural centres across the state where arrangements had been made for the 'ezhuthiniruthu' - the initiation ceremony.
He has even avoided the dreaded initiation ceremony "I'm past that time now.
This he said while addressing the work initiation ceremony of the project at Super Highway here on Sunday.
Abdullah Abdulrahman Al-Sumait, along with First Secretary at the Kuwaiti embassy in Tanzania Mohammad Al-Omairy and Mayor of Kigoma region Mohgahsmi Makayta attended the initiation ceremony of the facility, named after legendary philanthropist Abdulrahman Al-Sumait.
An initiation ceremony was held mid-morning, and five individuals became Upasakas and Dhammacaris.
'Chadiza is among the least developed communities, illiteracy is still high, particularly among women, and the contributing factor is the initiation ceremony,' she explains.
The grainy pictures, filmed from a distance by a hidden police camera, show for the first time an initiation ceremony into the southern Italian mafia known as the 'Ndrangheta.
The fire was likely to be a fiery cross lit at the initiation ceremony.