Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue, inaugurated today the Baab-e- Muhammad at Naya Nazimabad Jamia Masjid.
The Masjid which is built on 175,000 square feet will welcome 12,000 worshippers at a time, at completion. There will be a separate space for 2,500 women to pray and special arrangements have also been made for people with different abilities to access and use the Masjid.
Speaking at the occasion Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh said, “I am pleased to see such an environment at a beautifully developed real estate. More of such communities should be developed and we hope that builders and developer will benefit from the government’s recently announced incentives and introduce similar developments in the market.” After offering two nafl rakats at the Masjid, Dr. Shaikh proceeded to plant a sapling in Naya Nazimabad’s park.
Naya Nazimabad is an integrated housing scheme which focuses on healthy community living. It is the largest master-planned, gated residential development in Karachi and will house more than 30,000 families at its completion. It has the provision for all conceivable amenities, all within walking distance for its residents. A project of Javedan Corporation Limited, Naya Nazimabad is a self-contained city, conceptualized and developed with the vision of providing a peaceful community atmosphere and a healthy lifestyle.
“Naya Nazimabad is a labour of love for us and we are humbled everyday as new families move into their homes”, said Mr. Arif Habib, Chairman, Javedan Corporation Limited/Arif Habib Group. “We are grateful to Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh for visiting us and supporting our vision. The management of Naya Nazimabad is focused on developing Naya Nazimabad at an even faster pace with more vigour and will.”