By John Lee.
The director of Karbala Investment Commission has announced that the cornerstone for a major housing complex has been laid.
Ta'if Abdul Hussein told Aswat al-Iraq that the project will be implemented by a Turkish company along the highway linking Karbala and Najaf.
The project consists of 1260 housing units, with associated infrastructure, at a cost of $200 million.
Infrastructure includes 7 schools, a health center, a trade center, mosque, police station, sports playgrounds, car parks and children recreation areas.
(Source: Aswat al-Iraq)