DHA – dream living area of the metropolis


Staff Reporter

Karachi—Defence Housing Authority (DHA) Karachi is a posh locality of the metropolis that offers a fine blend of quality and modern living experience. DHA has come a long way in emerging as the largest and the most prestigious residential estate of the country and is continuing its relentless efforts on providing the best educational, recreational and civic facilities to its residents in an aesthetically dynamic living environment. Comfort and convenience of residents remain the top priority of DHA which incessantly makes efforts to provide the best housing and residential amenities in the country. It would be apt to say that the Housing Authority has virtually grown into one of the top most housing estates of the country.
DHA, located in the south of Karachi, with its frontier embracing the awesome expanse of Seaview is spread over an area of 8,838 acres of land and encompasses eight self-contained phases flaunting beautiful parks, vast network of roads, bustling commercial areas, excellent educational institutions, modern clubs and stately mosques. This all goes to make DHA what it is today – a symbol of style, elegance and exemplary self-sufficiency.
Efficiency, professionalism and a resident-friendly attitude constitute the underlying spirit of all DHA’s undertakings. DHA has recently undertaken dynamic and forward looking steps to curtail the inherent delays in processing of works through introducing efficient and speedy computer-based processing systems that have drastically curtailed delivery time of approvals/procedures and provided great relief to residents.
DHA attaches utmost importance to the need for providing secure, safe and peaceful living environment to its residents. DHA has accordingly taken a number of proactive and effective measures to further improve and enhance security in the area. DHA Vigilance has been expanded and modernized to augment its efficacy and to make it an effective force that can assist the police in enhancing security and safety in DHA.
are the essence of intellectual growth in the country and help unlock the human minds. Defence Central Library (DCL) is a leading public library of the metropolis that provides the most conducive and intellectually stimulating reading and learning environment to residents of DHA in particular and citizens of Karachi in general. DCL is a most sought-after library of Karachi which is thronged by visitors, researchers and avid readers all the time. The library has recently undergone massive face-lifting, renovation and expansion of the building and facilities and has been developed as a hub of knowledge and cultural renaissance of the metropolis. DCL is the face of DHA and is catalyst in promotion of education and research-oriented reading habits in society.
In DHA the struggle for excellence is perpetual and is going on with a reinvigorated vigour. With a progressive spirit for the future; DHA is constantly launching new mega projects to remain abreast with the contemporary trends in housing and development. Currently, the two mammoth projects that are going on in DHA are the fast track infrastructure developments of DHA Phase-VIII and the development of DHA City Karachi which is being developed at a galloping pace as a planned, sustainable, green and smart city of Pakistan.
DHA with a glorious and eventful history of progress and accomplishment has now transformed into the most sought-after stretch of development for cherished living; the land of new beginnings for beautiful tomorrows. Undoubtedly, DHA is the epitome of modern living, exquisite lifestyle and a residential estate par excellence. You may like to come to DHA for its ambience, but you will definitely live for the love of its excellence all your life.