‘Policemen’

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These “policemen” from the days Bahrain became independent in 1971, were at the Interior Ministry stand during the recent Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix. The Indian influence in their uniforms and headgear is apparent – no surprise since, among other things, even Indian “external rupees” were the currency till the mid 1960’s.

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