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Two first graders injured in ceiling collapse

By Petra - Feb 24,2013 - Last updated at Feb 24,2013

IRBID — Two first grade students at the Sahem Elementary School for Girls in Irbid were injured on Sunday when parts of the ceiling in their classroom collapsed.

Bani Kinanah District Director Bader Qadi said the students were immediately taken to Al Yarmouk Educational Hospital, where they were reported to be in good condition.

He noted that the district has allocated JD15,000 to carry out maintenance work this year, adding that students of the school in question will be moved to nearby schools until renovations are completed.

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