202 brides and grooms have tied the knot as part of the 24th mass wedding. Parliament Speaker Khalifa bin Ahmed Al-Dhahrani patronised the ceremony at Shikhan Convention Hall in Riffa.
Sponsored by UAE National Consultative Council Speaker Abdulla bin Mohammed Al-Masoud, the wedding ceremony was attended by dignitaries and officials. This is the fifth time NCC Chairman Abdullah Mohammed Al-Masoud sponsors mass weddings in Bahrain.
A total of 2,700 brides and grooms have so far tied the knot as part of the mass-wedding project, which was first launched 6 years ago.