A total of 1200 brides and grooms tied the knot in the largest ever mass wedding supported by the Khalifa bin Zayed Al-Nahyan Foundation.
Organised at the University of Bahrain (UoB), the ninth mass wedding was held
in the presence of His Majesty the King’s Representative for Charity Works and Royal Charity Organisation (RCO) Board of Trustees’ Chairman, His Highness Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al-Khalifa.
The ceremony was also attended by UAE Ambassador to Bahrain Shaikh Sultan bin Hamdan bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, Southern Governor HH Shaikh Khalifa bin Ali bin Khalifa
Al-Khalifa, RCO Secretary-General Dr Mustafa Al-Sayyed, Khalifa bin Zayed Al-Nahyan
Foundation director-general Mohammed Khoury.
UAE Ambassador to Bahrain Shaikh Sultan bin Hamdan bin Zayed Al-Nahyan said the mass weddings sponsored by the Khalifa bin Zayed Al-Nahyan Foundation have so far benefitted around 6000 brides and grooms over the past years, including 1200 in 2020. RCO Secretary-General Dr Mustafa Al-Sayyed expressed deepest thanks and gratitude to UAE President HH Shaikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al-Nahyan for supporting the mass weeding through the Khalifa bin Zayed Al-Nahyan Foundation in Bahrain.