Prime Minister appoints new Chairman Capital Development Authority
Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf Monday appointed Javed Iqbal Awan, a BS-22 officer as new Chairman of the Capital Development Authority (CDA), and tasked him to implement his vision of making Islamabad a model Capital city. The decision of appointing the new Chairman has been taken following intense deliberations while keeping in view a new roadmap aimed at providing all civic amenities for the people of Islamabad and to leave a lasting impression on a visitor.
It has also been decided that new members of finance, administration, estate management, environment and engineering would also be brought into the CDA. The Prime Minister in this regard has been holding informal discussions with people belonging to different walks of life including architects, environmentalists, city planners, politicians, residents of Islamabad and retired bureaucrats. He appointed Javed Iqbal after personally gone through the different profiles and record of various senior officers.