MANAMA: Three men have been jailed for life in connection with an explosion on Budaiya Highway.
The High Criminal Court also convicted them of attempted murder, making and possessing explosive devices and causing damages.
The court also revoked the citizenship of two of them and seized the items.
The Criminal Investigation Directorate had notified the Public Prosecution about a strange object near Al Qadam traffic light and an explosion on Budaiya Highway, near Abu Saiba.
An inquiry was launched which led to the arrest of the men, who confessed to causing the explosion. The Public Prosecution based its charges on victims’ testimonies, the accused’s confessions and the technical and medical reports.