Christmas Celebrations to commemorate the birth of Jesus Christ have started in DHA which are being held in a festive mood with great fanfare. Cake Cutting Ceremonies were held in different DHA’s institutions, setups and Head Office as a goodwill and affectionate gesture for Christian employees. The head of departments/setups of DHA joined the ceremonies to show solidarity with the Christian community.
DHA Head Office
A cake cutting ceremony was held at DHA Head Office in a befitting manner which was also attended by Administrator DHA Brig Shahid Hassan Ali. Administrator greeted the Christian staff and wished them best of health, happiness and prosperity in life. He said that such auspicious occasions revoke the spirit of cohesion and harmony in the community.
DHA Horticulture Directorate
A special colourful ceremony was also held at DHA Horticulture Directorate at Nisar Shaheed Park which was attended by a large number of Christian employees.
Defence Authority Clubs
Various Defence Authority Clubs have also arranged fascinating programmes for the Christian community of DHA. Defence Authority Marina Club will provide free joy boating and cruise in Gizri Creek for DHA’s Christian staff and their families on the eve of Christmas.
DHA Sports Club (Moin Khan Academy)
DHA Sports Club (Moin Khan Academy) in DHA Phase-VIII is providing free sports facilities to Christian staff and their families on 24th and 25th December. All these activities / functions are manifest of DHA’s progressive and enlightened vision for community’s welfare and wellbeing.
DHA Educational Institutions & Defence Central Library
DHA Educational Institutions are embodiment of a progressive vision of enlightenment and inspiration. In order to express solidarity and expression of care, affection and goodwill for Christian employees of DHA, cake cutting ceremonies were held in different DHA’s schools/colleges including Defence Central Library with great fanfare to celebrate the auspicious occasion of merry Christmas.
The Principals and Secretary DCL greeted the Christian employees and wished them all the best for a happy, healthy and prosperous life. The employees were delighted to attend the ceremony and reciprocated the noble sentiments of head of institutions with enthusiastic warmth and affection. The gathering exchanged pleasantries amongst them and celebrated the happy occasion in a festive and jolly mood. In the Morning Assembly the significance of Christmas falling on 25th December was highlighted by students and special greetings were offered to Christian community.
The thoughtful gesture of holding the ceremony was not only appreciated a lot but further augmented the bond of loyalty, harmony and cohesiveness between the community and the organization.