Karachi, December 16, 2015 (PPI-OT): DHA Phase-VIII Steering Committee chaired by Administrator DHA Brig Zubair Ahmed was held at DHA Head Office to review the progress of the ongoing development works in DHA Phase-VIII. The Steering Committee discussed/evaluated the technical, functional and financial aspects of the infrastructure development, gasification and electric works being executed in Phase-VIII and took appropriate decisions to speed up the development process.
Administrator emphasized the need to undertake the ongoing development projects with vigour and enthusiasm to ensure that DHA Phase-VIII is developed as one of the best residential localities of the metropolis.
The projects discussed included sewerage works encompassing laying of left over sewerage lines, upgradation of lift stations and their connectivity with Sewerage Treatment Plants (STPs) in the area. Various options available for construction/repair of protective sea wall in Phase-VIII were evaluated and their efficacy was discussed for formulating the repair/development plan.
Project Director DHA Phase-VIII, Brig (R) Rashid Butt gave a detailed update of the new works of 2015-16 development plan being executed in Phase-VIII. The state-of-the-art ICT works for Phase-VIII sector encompassing fiber optics media and high speed internet for integrating voice, data, smart TV and smart gird facilities on fiber optics were discussed/evaluated for finalizing the ICT Plan.
Various electrification works in DHA including installation of street lights and upgradation/energizing of grids were also discussed and decision taken to ensure speedy completion of the same. Horticultural plan/activities for DHA Phase-VIII were reviewed in the meeting for developing Phase-VIII as the green and most beautiful phase of DHA.
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Maj (Retd) Aurangzeb
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Pakistan Defence Officers Housing Authority
2-B, East Street, Phase-I
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