New high school building inaugurated in Logar Province

Atiqullah Ludin, Governor of Logar Province

Afghan officials, led by provincial governor, Atiqullah Ludin, inaugurated a new high school building in Afghanistan’s eastern province of Logar earlier this week. The school is named after President Hamid Karzai. It has 16 classrooms, 4 administrative rooms, 2 libraries, 2 storage rooms, a teachers room, 10 restrooms and a surrounding wall. The high school which is spread over half an acre of land is attended by about 1400 students. Funding for the project was provided by the Czech government at a cost of US $278,000.  Construction took 10 months.

August 19, 2010   Posted in: Education, Reconstruction and Development