Commander 5 Corps Lt Gen Muhammad Zahirul Islam who is also President Executive Board (PEB) DHA visited DHA’s Main Office on a farewell visit today. The Corps Commander is going as DG ISI and will soon assume the responsibilities of his new appointment.
On his arrival the Corps Commander was received by Administrator DHA, Brig Aamer Raza Qureshi. Later he interacted with the Officers of the Housing Authority and thanked the Administrator and his team for their dedicated and committed efforts in executing his vision and directions for betterment of DHA.
The Corps Commander said that the basic purpose of DHA was to conceive, develop and administer various development projects with professional exuberance and to provide the best living environment to the residents. He said that public service and interest of residents should be the focus and perspective of DHA in execution of all its policies and dealings with people.
He urged the management and staff of DHA to make concerted efforts in the realm of development projects and public services with honesty of purpose and to maintain the good reputation and credibility of DHA as one of the premier and unique housing estate of the country at all cost. He said that efficiency, transparency and good service should be the guiding and motivating principles for DHA in all its dealings and endeavours.
The Corps Commander stressed on the Housing Authority to make continuous endeavours for enhancement of security of DHA, to complete the ongoing developing projects expeditiously and to ensure provision of best educational, recreational and social services and amenities to public in an aesthetically vibrant living environment.
PEB urged the DHA management and staff to continue their sustained and dedicated efforts for achieving the ever higher standards of excellence. He expressed his confidence that both the staff and residents of DHA would work collectively in complete unison and harmony towards achieving the goals of healthy, vibrant and efficient civic life.
Earlier Administrator DHA, Brig Aamer Raza Qureshi paid rich tributes to the outgoing Corps Commander for his outstanding contributions towards the achievement of objectives of DHA. He said that Lt Gen Zahirul Islam during his tenure as PEB DHA infused a progressive spirit of modernization and dynamism in the Organization and gave a futuristic vision culminating into a number of landmark projects. He wished the outgoing Corps Commander very best in his future assignment.