Business as unusual

This old and dilapidated building in the heart of Old Manama is only one of the several earmarked for demolition by the authorities. Yet, several of them still continue to be inhabited, even though clandestinely.
Though this particular century-old structure is on the verge collapse, there still are some shops on the ground floor, selling essentials to thousands of blue-collared workers as well as families staying in the area.

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