What Are The Illegal Practices In Bahrain?

  • Publish date: Monday، 06 December 2021 Last update: Tuesday، 25 January 2022
What Are The Illegal Practices In Bahrain?
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When visiting any country in the world, you must be aware of its social ethics, traditions, and laws. The Kingdom of Bahrain is a welcoming place, but there are certain basic rules that residence & visitors must follow. Here is a list of the illegal practices in Bahrain and doing it will expose the offender to legal accountability.

Al Bahrain social ethics and traditions

Find out the illegal practices in Bahrain, and doing them will make the offender liable to fine, imprisonment, or deportation.

  • Drunken behavior in public.

  • Driving under the influence of alcohol.

  • Drugs are strictly forbidden (Consuming, carrying, buying, or selling).

  • Tailgating, speeding, racing, lane jumping while driving.

  • Using a mobile phone while driving.

  • Not wearing a seatbelt in a car.

  • Sexual relationships outside of marriage.

  • Pregnant outside of marriage (possibility of imprisonment for both parents).

  • Civil partnerships are not recognized in Bahrain and will be treated as a sexual relationship outside of marriage.

  • Married couples kissing and hugging in public.

  • Offensive language, spitting, and aggressive behaviors with others (can result in imprisonment and deportation).

  • Any form of nudity is strictly forbidden (for instance topless sunbathing).

  • Showing any disrespect towards religious beliefs or practices.

Regarding the dress code in Al Bahrain, you must wear appropriate clothing that accordance with Islamic values. So, clothing should not be transparent, indecently expose parts of the body or display offensive pictures or slogans.