Mourners participate in illegal march to cemetery; flout health rules in Bahrain

Manama - The illegal march was a ritual to mark the “end of the funeral.”

Phot: Reuters file
Phot: Reuters file


Published: Sun 13 Jun 2021, 10:10 AM

Last updated: Sun 13 Jun 2021, 10:11 AM

Bahrain's Deputy Chief of Public Security said on Saturday that some mourners went today in an illegal march towards the cemetery to mark the “end of the funeral” ritual.

The police applied the legal regulations for such situations and ordered them to disperse.

He said that such acts are against the law and preventive measures of the Medical Team to protect the general safety and health of the public. Legal proceedings are being taken against the violators.

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