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DHA Multan brings you a luxurious living experience as it achieves one milestone after another with its progressive development. We feel honoured and are grateful to have members on board for location ballot to be held on July 31, 2019.

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92-61-111-111-189 I Editor’s Note As DHA Multan is progressing with fast paced development work, we have tried to capture how we have leaped ahead to make your dreams come true. This newsletter is specifically dedicated to the hard and e cient e orts that have been put in to make the most speedily developed infrastructure possible. This newsletter covers some of DHA Multan’s prominent events that unfolded in the past months of the year, from the development and registrations at SICAS Kids Kampus to the establishment of Mother Nursery. SICAS being one of the leading and broad based educational institutes is all set to commence its first academic session at DHA Multan. Alhamdulillah, we are proud to feature our crowning moment as DHA Multan has kept its promise and is ready to open its door to the ultimate living standard at DHA Villas. At DHA Multan, you have been our priority and we feel accomplished in sharing our day to day achievements and happenings. We look forward to your kind suggestions to make this newsletter even more informative in future. Profound Regards, ®Col Waheed Khan Project Secretary Editor-in-Chief Mr. Arsalan Malghani Asst. Marketing Manager Sub Editor 01

Message By Chairman PMC Lt Gen Muhammad Naeem Ashraf, HI(M) DHA has been a prospering real estate brand across the nation, with its credibility to provide premium living standard to the people from all walks of life. From its growing network of living luxuries, DHA Multan has emerged as a great investment opportunity and future prospect, aiming to change the social, political and economic face of Southern Punjab. DHA Multan stands steadfast to keep its promise of making DHA Multan liveable, with speedy development taking place, amidst great e orts with e cient and hardworking task force. We value our customers and that serves as our ultimate motive to keep working hard and bringing a blissful life to reality. 02

92-61-111-111-189 I Message By Project Director Brig Muhammad Nadeem Aslam, SI(M) We are ecstatic to share our accomplishments of keeping up to our promise of providing a blissful lifestyle as we turn the pages to a significant chapter of the vision of DHA Multan. With a fast paced progress, DHA Multan is readily contributing to bring an educational, economic and social impact across Southern Punjab. Rumanza and Wasim Akram Cricket Academy with intricate planning and dynamic designs will soon be established to provide a new sporting experience at DHA Multan. Also, it is an honour to mention that DHA Multan is all set with its location ballot and making DHA Villas liveable with a grand Masjid and community center to complete your luxurious experience. DHA Multan is destined to be an environment friendly community with unique and modern amenities available to change your life for better. With the high-end Royal Swiss Hotel, the first ever in the region, we at DHA Multan are providing you with a lifestyle that you dreamt of and indeed, you deserve it. 03


92-61-111-111-189 I Live Blissfully in the Blessed City Multan, the seventh largest city of the country by population has a profound history dating back to almost 5000 years. Multan has grown to become one of the most influential political and economic centers of Pakistan. The city of shrines, whose architecture dates back to the Muslim conquest, has tapering walls, domes, glazed tile decoration on the exterior, as well as wooden canopies, decorated with carving and grilles made of marble and ornamented with beautiful geometric designs. The culture and tradition of Multan is evident in DHA Multan's futuristic developments. From blue in the tiles of DHA Villas to the slabs of our magnificent entrance, from wood carved grilles to a chandelier of camel art origin in The Arena, every advancement has the DNA of Multan's rich history. 05

DHA Multan Organization Chairman PMC Lt Gen M. Naeem Ashraf, HI(M) Project Director Brig Muhammad Nadeem Aslam, SI(M) Project ®Secretary Col Waheed Khan Director HR ®Director P & D Director Land Director Col M. Rafeeque Col Muhammad Col Farrukh Ahmed ®Transfer & Record Ahmad Rashid Anwaar Tarar Col Muhammad Hashim Additional Director Additional Director Additional Director Additional Director Additional Director Additional Director Marketing Finance ®Admin & Coord ®Horticulture ®Security & Vigilance ®IT & Telecom Mr. Adil Qayyum Mr. Adeel Shahzad Lt Col Nayyar Lt Col Arshad Lt Col Ikram Ullah Lt Col M. Kamal Sajjad Tareen Khan Bangash Afzal Deputy Director Legal Branch Legal Advisor ®Estate Mr. Ismail Maj Wajid Ahmad Zabeeh Mahmood 06

92-61-111-111-189 I Wasim Akram Cricket Academy DHA Multan has grown to become a community sporting hub of Pakistan because of its vision to promote a healthier and more active lifestyle. Former skipper Wasim Akram has formally announced to establish a world-class cricket academy in DHA Multan, accessible to people from all walks of life. Located on the premium land of DHA Multan, Wasim Akram Cricket Academy will be a flag-bearer for elevation of cricket in Pakistan. The Wasim Akram Cricket Academy has been planned to feature: • Multipurpose Building • VIP Lounge/Seating Area • Team Dining Hall & Pantry • Main Kitchen/Serving Kitchen • Administration Block (800-1000 Persons) • Outdoor Practice Nets (6-8 Pitches) • 2 Watch Towers • Grounds Men Workshop • Canteen for Spectators • Vast Parking 07

Jinnah Avenue Development Work in Fast Pace DHA Multan’s main Boulevard asphalt work has been completed Ring Road & Golf Avenue DHA Multan’s Ring Road and Golf Avenue asphalt work has also been completed Progress on Development of Sectors Development works on 4 sectors is near completion Two more sectors have been opened for development work Construction of DHA Multan Villas Out of 557 villas, construction work on 440 villas is in progress and 100 villas are ready for finishing. Detail is as under: (1) Total - 557 (2) G.F Slab - 273 (3) F.F Slab - 197 08

92-61-111-111-189 I The Arena Multan’s first of its kind event SICAS Kids Kampus complex - The Arena has already been made functional with Event Marquee, Restaurant, 19 Deluxe Guest Rooms, 8 Suites, Co ee Shop and Conference Room Rumanza Golf Course Contractor 4Mgolf in sync with Desert Group, (UAE) has been mobilized for the construction of Golf Course, and the excavation of Nursery for grass of Golf Course has also been started The state-of-the-art campus building is functional with swimming pool, little chef’s room, STEM room, music room and designated classrooms. Kids Kampus/ Salamat International Cambridge Association School (SICAS) has opened its doors to welcome students for our Summer Kamp. Functional SICAS Kids Kampus is a big leap forward in making DHA Multan liveable Askari Housing III Fast paced construction work on more than 100 houses is in progress 09

Project Secretary’s Interview ®Col Waheed Khan Q1. Please tell us something about yourself? death very closely. Having seen so much in life, I think I’m in a very good place today here at ®Ans. I am Col Waheed Khan and I have been the DHA Multan. It’s a new chapter Project Secretary of DHA Multan from that I wish to see and explore further. the past couple of years. Q4. What is your philosophy towards your work? I was born in Sargodha at a time when there Ans. Briefly, I would sum it up as, “Hard work always were no private education institutions like pays o ”. I try to listen to the people and their today, hence I went to a government school problems, address them from every possible and college. In October 1988, at a very young angle and come up with solutions that are age of 19, I joined the Pakistan Army in one of e ective and quick. the oldest and decorated infantry units in the Q5. How do you define success and how do you Punjab Regiment. As a young o cer, like measure up to your own definition? anyone, I was also very passionate and outgoing. Ans. To me, success is something you achieve While on postings, I got a chance to experience through strong leadership and team play. Only the beauty of Pakistan; from the Sleeping a good leader can build good teams to Beauty of Quetta, to the K-2 base camp in produce good results and every organization Gilgit Baltistan, to the mesmerizing sceneries should focus on nurturing and developing their of Pearl, Neelam and Leepa Valleys in Azad fresh blood to grow as great leaders. Kashmir to the great Khyber Pass, I felt the hot Q6. What are your greatest strengths and sun of Cholistan on my skin and enjoyed the weaknesses? chilly nights of Tharparker. Ans. I’d say that my greatest strength would have to Apart from my essential military qualifications, be the patience that I’ve learnt over many I did my MBA in HRM and MA in Political years of service. You can only move forward Science during the service. To be honest, I and plan for the future if you’re calm enough to would love to be a school teacher in my take sane decisions in di cult situations. second life. My weakness is that I am a perfectionist. I think Q2. How do you maintain work / life balance? this characteristic sets you back in a lot of Ans. It’s very di cult to maintain balance between things even if they are simple ones. Q7. Do you believe in saving the environment? If the two and not possible without the yes, how are you practicing it in DHA Multan? support from the family. I am very fortunate to have a supportive family due to which Ans. Environment protection is our future. It’s the I am able to keep my work life separate only thing we all need to focus on. DHA Multan from my personal life. in collaboration with Pakistan Army’s initiative of ‘Sarsabaz–o-Shadab Pakistan’ has launched Q3. What are your three biggest accomplishments? a massive plantation drive. Ans. Having served my nation would definitely top the list. I’ve also had the honour of commanding an infantry unit in the combat zone for two years and have seen life and 10

92-61-111-111-189 I Inshallah soon, people of Multan will get to academy is a giant leap towards introducing see its green e ects. Pakistan on the World golfing map and we look Q8. DHA Multan has been quite a successful forward to share ‘Rumanza’ with everyone. project. What would you like to say about that? Q13. What is the main objective in establishing a Ans. DHA Multan is a gift for the people of Southern cricket academy in DHA Multan? Punjab. It has brushed away the perception of Ans. Cricket is more of a passion than just a sport an outdated old city by giving its people a for the people of Pakistan. Wasim Akram newer, cleaner and greener living concept. I Cricket Academy in DHA Multan will serve to believe DHA Multan is adding beauty and be a great opportunity for the youngsters in serenity to the Blessed City of Saints. Southern Punjab to represent Pakistan in the Q9. How do you and your team deal with new national team. challenges? Q14. Please let us know about the educational Ans. DHA is already an established brand name in facilities planned for DHA Multan? the real estate market. Our leadership strongly Ans. DHA Multan is planning to have its own believes in quality, reliability and trust, and our education city that is much needed in the team is always busy taking up new challenges region. SICAS Kids Kampus with its purpose and achieving the desired goal in accordance built smart campus will be commencing its first with these fine characteristics. academic session from August/September Q10. Where do you see DHA Multan in the next five 2019. Also, a su cient amount of land has years? been earmarked for Foundation University Ans. I see DHA Multan as a blissful living society, Campus. Similarly, the request from NUML taking the blessed City of Multan to greater University Campus is also under process. heights. I hope to see DHA Multan as the most Q15. In your point of view, what makes DHA Multan sought after destination in Southern Punjab in stand out from other housing projects of our the near future Inshallah where people will country? come to find their desired lifestyle. Ans. DHA is in continuous competition with itself. It Q11. When will the project be liveable? always strives to achieve the next level of Ans. We are just an arm’s length away from developmental standards. I think DHA’s strict delivering the liveability date. With new living adherence to the by-laws and its reliability with and investment opportunities ready to be consistency makes DHA unique and sets it showcased with this initiative, our first batch of apart from all its other competitors. villas is near completion and functional SICAS Kids Kampus and recent Groundbreaking of 11 Bilal Masjid showcases our restless e orts in making DHA Multan liveable. Q12. What was the main motivation behind inducting an international golf player / designer, Sir Nick Faldo to design the golf course in DHA Multan? Ans. Construction of an international standard 18 Hole Signature Championship Golf Course by the legendary golfer Sir Nick Faldo coupled with his international standard coaching

General Qamar Javed Bajwa attended the ground breaking ceremony of Pakistan’s first Signature Championship Golf Course “Rumanza” hosted by the Defence Housing Authority (DHA), Multan on November 22, 2018. This golf course designed by the golf legend Sir Nick Faldo will be complemented by a golf academy and facilities for practicing golf. It will also boast a pro shop and a prestigious club house. This 18-hole golf course will be managed and operated by Troon Golf, the world’s largest golf course management and operations company. It is expected to be completed in two years time, bringing Pakistan on the map of the world of golf by hosting international championship events. This event has been described as a milestone in Pakistan’s sports history. This 18-hole golf course will be part of a prestigious golf community project which will include high-end luxury villas and apartments besides other hospitality and commercial facilities. *Courtesy, Hilal, December 2018 12

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92-61-111-111-189 I Pakistan Finds a place on World's Golfing Map Designed on international standards, the inauguration of Pakistan’s first 18-hole Signature Championship Golf Course Rumanza was a prestigious event for DHA Multan. The vision for Rumanza is to make it the standard bearer of golfing activities in Pakistan as it will bring Pakistan on the golfing world’s map by hosting international events. This event has been described as a milestone in Pakistan’s sporting history. Marking the first venture into Pakistan‘s golfing spectrum by celebrated golfer Sir Nick Faldos’ Faldo Designs, it is set to be one of the most ambitious golfing projects. During its construction phase, environment friendly measures will also be considered. Speaking at the occasion, Project Director Brig Muhammad Nadeem Aslam, SI(M) said, “Golf is a fast growing sport in Pakistan, we have talent but it needs to be nurtured to compete at an international level.” Lt Gen Muhammad Naeem Ashraf, HI(M) Chairman PMC talking about his vision said, “My objective is to see Pakistani golfers participating in Asian and European Tours”. He further said, “This championship 18 holes golf course would be part of a prestigious golf community project which would include high-end luxury villas and apartments besides other hospitality and commercial precincts.” 13

DHA Villas DHA Villas is the perfect destination to experience peace, love and life. All discreetly tucked away from the hustle and bustle of the outside world, each Villa is nestled within its own tropical sanctuary. The beautiful and unique 3, 4 or 5 bedroom Villas of di erent sizes (6, 9 and 12 Marla) will be a tropical sanctuary to accommodate ultimate living experience. DHA Multan continues to contribute with same versatility, reliability and professional exuberance that it committed. DHA Multan Villas’ down payment has been reduced to mere 10%. DHA Multan introduced a paperless billing solution by providing an online payment portal to provide ease to customers and facilitate a clean and green vision. PROCEDURE: The procedure is same as of generating Challan from our website where the icon of online payment is available to “generate challan for installment payment”. (Bank charges shall apply) Bank Lease Facility for DHA Multan Villas is also available at reasonable rates. For more info: 14

92-61-111-111-189 I DHA Multan Villas Payment Schedule Sr. # Nature of Payment Due Date 6 Marla 9 Marla 12 Marla 12 Marla 4 Bed 5 Bed A) Advance Booking Fee Already Paid 50,000 75,000 100,000 125,000 1,525,000 B) 10% Down payment less 64,160 Booking Fee already paid 5-Mar-19 950,000 1,589,160 1,800,000 1,975,000 C) Membership Fee 1,000,000 1,000,000 (Non-Refundable) 64,160 1,000,000 64,160 64,160 1,000,000 1,864,160 2,039,160 Amount to be paid till 1,014,160 1,000,000 1,000,000 05-Mar-2019 (B+C) 1,000,000 1,000,000 1 1st Installment 30-Jun-19 625,000 1,000,000 1,187,500 1,312,500 1,000,000 1,187,500 1,312,500 2 2nd Installment 30-Sep-19 625,000 1,000,000 1,187,500 1,312,500 1,000,000 1,187,500 1,312,500 3 3rd Installment 31-Dec-19 625,000 1,187,500 1,312,500 2,400,000 1,187,500 1,312,500 4 4th Installment 31-Mar-20 625,000 16,000,000 1,187,500 1,312,500 1,187,500 1,312,500 5 5th Installment 30-Jun-20 625,000 1,187,500 1,312,500 1,187,500 1,312,500 6 6th Installment 30-Sep-20 625,000 1,187,500 1,312,500 1,187,500 1,312,500 7 7th Installment 31-Dec-20 625,000 8 8th Installment 31-Mar-21 625,000 9 9th Installment 30-Jun-21 625,000 10 10th Installment 30-Sep-21 625,000 11 11th Installment 31-Dec-21 625,000 12 12th Installment 31-Mar-22 625,000 13 Remaining 15% of Cost At the time of possession 1,500,000 2,850,000 3,150,000 19,000,000 21,000,000 Total Cost 10,000,000 Important Notice: w.e.f. 1 July, 2019 Advance Tax at the rate of 1% (Active Taxpayer) and 2% (Non-active Taxpayer) is payable into Govt. treasury u/s 236K(3) on down payment (excluding Membership Fee) and on each installment. Payment Instructions: 1. Down payment & Installments can only be paid through Cash/Pay Order/Bankers Cheque in designated Banks on DHA Multan's Custom Payment Challans. 2. Tax should be paid in the Govt. treasury and payment evidence in the form of Computerised Payment Receipt (CPR) should be dispatched to DHA Multan along with Installment Payment Challan. Please don’t forget to mention your Villa Reference number against which tax is paid on the CPR. Terms & Conditions: 1. 10% deduction from booking fee if down payment & membership fee is not paid. 2. 10% additional charges on Corner Villa or Villa facing Park or main 60ft road. 3. A surcharge @ 16% per annum shall be levied for each day of delay against the amount in default 4. 5% Rebate on lump sum payment. 5. If the applicant fails to pay ‘any three full installments’ OR ‘any two installments and part thereof’ within the specified period as per the payment schedule, the villa allotment shall be liable to cancellation. 15

Training on Communication Skills Training on ‘’Communication Skills’’ was held on 12 November 2018 for 20 DHA Employees through a renowned organization, ‘’Conekt Cloud‘’. DHA Multan believes in team-building resulting into e cient and e ective customer service. Director HR Col Rafeeque Ahmed along with Assistant Director Abdul Karim praised the progressive vision of DHA Multan. They graced the session and distributed certificates among participants. 16

92-61-111-111-189 I MedCicaaml p Medical Camp was organized for diagnosis and eradication of Hepatitis B and C in employees along with vaccinating them against Swine Flu on 27 November 2018. DHA Multan is a forward looking organization, which believes in healthy environment and healthy employees. DHA Multan firmly believes that the health of its employees is directly connected to their productivity at work. Col Rafeeque Ahmed (Director HR) graced the occasion and termed it as “a very positive activity with regards to DHA employees and their health”. 17

Sultan of Swing Wasim Akram’s Visit to DHA Multan 19 December 2018: DHA Multan's brand ambassador, Sultan of Swing, Wasim Akram visited DHA Multan. Our esteemed guest was welcomed by Project Director Brig Muhammad Nadeem Aslam, SI(M). He was briefed on how DHA Multan is expeditiously undertaking infrastructural development works and on the working, e cacy and functioning of various projects including DHA Villas, The Arena, Rumanza Signature Championship Golf Course and Sector development works. Wasim Akram said that inauguration of Pakistan's First Signature Championship Golf Course is a vanguard initiation. It is heartening that DHA Multan project is maintaining its momentum and moving ahead with leaps and bounds, making impressive inroads of strategic significance. 18

92-61-111-111-189 I Sohail Tanvir’s Visit To DHA Multan 20 December 2018: Renowned Cricketer Sohail Tanvir visited DHA Multan. Our prestigious guest was welcomed by Project Director Brig Muhammad Nadeem Aslam, SI(M). They conferred on matters of professional and general interest pertaining to DHA Multan. Project Director thanked Sohail Tanvir for his visit and they shared views on cricket particularly cricketing talent in Multan. 19

DHA Multan Conducted Discussion Session with Dealers 19 December 2018: DHA Multan conducted a Discussion Session with our Registered Dealers at Arena. DHA Multan always endeavours to maintain high standards coupled with spacious and qualitative enhancements essential to upraise stature. Additional Director Marketing – Adil Qayyum rejuvenated the need for One Team with One Goal and shared updates of ongoing projects with our prestigious members and matters regarding DHA Villas, marketing updates, key changes in Govt. Taxation rules and transfer procedures that came under discussion to minimize inconvenience if any, during the execution process, to our esteemed members. Project Secretary Col ® Waheed Khan eulogized their dedicated services and shared that such discussions are intellectually stimulating. He said that it is reassuring that DHA Multan is successfully undertaking the challenges of present times by continuously setting benchmark standards. 20

92-61-111-111-189 I Toyota - O Road Test Drive 23 December 2018: Toyota Indus Motor Co. Ltd. organized Toyota Experiential Drive for Luxury o -road vehicles through Toyota Motors Multan at DHA Multan. Toyota Indus Motor Co. Ltd. showcased Revo, Fortuner and Land Cruiser at the event. Talha Aftaab (General Manager, Toyota Motors, Multan) emphasized that such activities can promote Pakistan-made/assembled vehicles rather than focusing on imports. Customers were briefed about the safety features of these vehicles. 21

PakWheel Pvt. Ltd. Auto Show Multan PakWheels (Pvt.) Ltd. organized an Auto Show & concert at DHA Multan site (Jinnah Gate Entrance) on 9 February 2019 for the general public. 4x4 Jeeps, sports, vintage, classic, luxury, exotic and designer vehicles were displayed. PakWheels Auto Shows are the evolved iteration of the PakWheels meets, the members arrange on their own throughout Pakistan. The roots lie in the same principle of people interacting with each other because of the common love and admiration for anything related to cars. The PakWheels Auto Show brings a unique opportunity for people to chat about cars and bikes and enjoy a fun-filled day. 22

92-61-111-111-189 I KIA on Tour PakWheels (Pvt.) Ltd. organized “KIA on Tour”, a test drive activity of the newly launched KIA Sportage and KIA Caravan on 11 February 2019 at DHA Multan Main Boulevard, near Jinnah Gate for its customers. 23

DHA Multan believes in a greener and cleaner living style. Multiple activities have been carried out taking this tremendous initiative forward. Horticulture Department has planned to plant more than ten thousand trees per sector totalling it to around two hundred and fifty thousand trees in DHA Multan. DHA Nursery has been established with a capacity of 1.8 Million saplings on 50 acres in partnership with Desert Group UAE to materialize the vision of Green DHA Multan. As per the symbolic representation of Multan, 5 acres within Mother Nursery has been allocated for Mango propagation facility. 24

92-61-111-111-189 I A Clean and Green Living International Seminar on “Sustainable Urban Development - A Clean and Green Living’’ was organized in collaboration with Bahauddin Zakaria University, Multan on 25 February 2019. 12 National & International speakers shared their knowledge about the concept, issues and solutions of modern-day urban planning and eco-friendly cities. Project Director Brig Muhammad Nadeem Aslam, SI(M) addressed the occasion and emphasized that in line with the aesthetic vision, various initiatives are also being taken by DHA Multan for Clean and Green living such as eco-friendly designs and structure, development of the Mother Nursery, plantation and landscaping of each road, street, park and sector. Chief Guest Prof. Dr. Akbar Anjum PVC from BZU graced the occasion and appreciated DHA Multan's initiative on Clean & Green living concept. Shield and certificates were distributed among civil society, industry, media personnel, students and other notables. 25

Call Center Training Training on ‘’Communication skills for Call Centre’’ was held between 19 and 22 March 2019 for 20 DHA employees through M/S Simulation Private Limited. Call Center Launch Customer Service is DHA Multan’s utmost priority. For the ease of customers, a call center was established on 15 April 2019. With a new state-of-the-art facility, customers can be provided required information in real time. DHA Multan ‘On Call Service’ covers support for a diversified portfolio of products for our customers. All support and sales services are a call away where our competent sta is available from 9:00AM - 5:00PM on working days. 26

92-61-111-111-189 I Groundbreaking Ceremony Bilal Masjid DHA Multan Villas’ Mosque represents an architectural medley of a “State-of-the-art” endeavour, which juxtaposes aesthetics with practicality. Spread on 5 Kanal and 10 Marlas, this Mosque covers 21,000 sq. ft. and it can accommodate over 1,200 males and 250 females with dedicated prayer halls, entrances and exits. This ecologically responsible design of the mosque goes beyond mere aesthetic value without compromising on volume and space. Teaching areas for boys & girls, a library and permanent residence for sta & Imam are smartly incorporated on the lower ground floor as the building is tailored to the weather of Multan. A white marble exterior gives it a minimalistic look while an impressive white minaret rises 120 feet high in the sky. The groundbreaking ceremony for Bilal Masjid took place on 26 June 2019 and the plaque unveiling was carried out by Commander 2 Corps (Multan), Lt Gen Muhammad Naeem Ashraf, HI(M) and Project Director Brig Muhammad Nadeem Aslam, SI(M). Speaking on the occasion, Lt Gen Muhammad Naeem Ashraf, HI(M) highlighted the importance of DHA Multan for the prosperity of the city. He stressed on the importance of establishing DHA Multan as an easily accessible housing society by ensuring swift connectivity to the main thoroughfares of Ring Road, Motorway as well as Multan Airport. In his address on the occasion of the Groundbreaking ceremony of Bilal Masjid, Project Director DHA Multan, Brig Muhammad Nadeem Aslam, SI(M), spoke about the progress DHA Multan has made in terms of development and investment and also reflected on the upcoming development projects, that will soon be undertaken. 27

Learning Made Fun at SICAS Kids Kampus In our e ort to ensure that SICAS Kids Kampus DHA Multan provides the highest quality programmes in our Summer Kamp, starting on 1 July 2019, SICAS Kamp Director, a UK national expert, Ms. Sanaa Sabet, has run several training sessions for our teachers using the latest educational methodologies to train them on how to bring out the best in our students and give them a wonderful experience learning and having fun while taking part in our Kamp programme. Here’s a reminder of the programmes we are o ering and how they will benefit your child: The intensive study course will allow your children to continue improving their language skills, while at the same time developing their imagination and creativity. In keeping up with the times, our STEM, coding and introduction to computer programmes will encourage your children to use technology in a proper manner and give them an idea about the rapid changes in technological advances. Swimming, karate classes & other sports are being o ered throughout the four weeks, because we believe that a healthy body has a healthy mind. Creativity isn’t forgotten in our arts and crafts, little chef and music lessons. Finally, as summer is a time for family fun, the SICAS Kamp Manager is also organising many fun activities for all the family to ensure that our Summer Kamp is so amazing, everyone will remember the fun until the next year! In an e ort to make life easier for parents, especially working parents, the o ces of SICAS Kids Kampus, DHA Multan will be open on Saturdays until the start of the Summer Kamp on 1 July 2019. Hours will be from 9:00AM – 1:00PM. Make sure to register your children for the summer fun as seats are limited. Making memories more memorable - The Arena Multan’s first of its kind event complex – “The Arena” with a capacity to accommodate 3,000 people has already been inaugurated, and we are proud to announce that The Arena Hotel is functional as well. The event complex is a revolution of the modern concept with its unique architecture and schematic trail of facilities, including intricately designed, spacious and fully equipped luxury guest rooms and royal suites, stylish restaurant, along with top notch amenities including: Event Lawn Conference Hall Guest Rooms Flower Shop Photo Studio Beauty Parlour Coffee Shop Vast Parking Space Bridal Rooms Restaurant 28

92-61-111-111-189 I A City Planned by ProMag EDUCATION CITY HEALTH CITY POWER GRID 3D/5D CINEMA DEFENCE CLUB ZOO MEGA MALLS COMMUNITY CENTER Education: An Education City has been planned comprising of a Medical & Dental College, Engineering University, Social Sciences University and numerous colleges & schools to yield highly skilled and educated quality professionals. Health City: DHA Multan Medical/Health Care City will provide full health spectrum for a healthy prospering life, which has been planned to contain cardiology, gynae, dental, cancer, children, liver, eye, kidney, orthopaedics/hand & limbs surgery and neurology units. Power Grid: DHA Multan has planned power production to sustain the electricity requirement of its residents. 3D Cinema: A thriving and exciting experience will await the residents at 3D/5D Cinema. Mega Malls: Bringing Mega Retail Stores to the city of Multan and enhancing the shopping experience. Theme Parks: An amazing experience to witness wild-life will be provided at DHA Multan’s Zoo. Defence Club: A fully-equipped Club will be established to provide luxurious, entertainment and dining facilities. Community Center: Let’s share each other’s joys and sorrows. The Community Center in villas will help people celebrate their joys. Be it marriages, birthdays, family get togethers or parties, residents can freely initiate community driven activities at a top of the line, purpose-built community center. 29

Blafsrtom the Past Lt Gen Shafqaat Ahmed, HI(M) visited DHA Multan on 17 January 2012 and expressed delight to see the nucleus of DHA Multan shaping up well to its ultimate evolution. He praised the e cient team, who helped lay a very solid foundation for the future. A comprehensive strategy regarding the location of DHA Multan and acquisition of land were finalized. Multan was expanding in all directions, however keeping in view the physical and social infrastructure, better transport linkages and easier accessibility, an ideal location spread over 9,000 acres was selected. 30

92-61-111-111-189 I Get to TeKanomw DHA Ms. Anum Ashiq, an advocate of peace, justice and excellence, has been a constant support for her family after the sad demise of her father in 2015. She also became the sole bread earner when her brother met a dire accident in 2016. Her determination to excel has made her the star of this edition’s “Get to Know DHA Team”. Ms. Anum was born on 29 November, in Multan and is the second eldest among six siblings. She received her early education from Dominican Primary School and Govt. Girls High School, and graduated with a degree of Bachelor of Arts. Her passion to grow and prosper helped her climb up the corporate ladder at DHA Multan, where she joined as a lady warden in 2015 and was later promoted to Assistant Customer Services Representative. She loves singing and reading novels. Ms. Anum is a an integral part of DHA Multan’s team. 31

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