Karbala province wants to get more money to build new schools.
“There are certain requirements for the educational process to succeed,” Abdulhameed al-Safar, the Karbala education director, told Aswat al-Iraq news agency on Saturday.
He said that some classes in Karbala embrace more than 70 students in each.
“Karbala needs 70 new school buildings this year,” al-Safar said.
The holy city of Karbala lies 110 km southwest of Baghdad.
( Aswat Al Iraq )