His Excellency (H.E.)Suhail Muhammad Al Zarooni launched the event by cutting the ribbon and prayers for the project. H.E. was accompanied by Vice Chief Executive Bahria Town, MPA Mr. Haji Amjad Chaudhary, Chief Operating Officer Hashoo Group Mr.Haseeb A. Gardezi, GM OperationsHashoo Group Mr. Jan Verduyn, Chief Architect of Malik and Malik Mr. Shoaib Malik and Board Members of AAA Associates.
Another major announcement of the event was that the permission was granted by His Excellency to name the Mall after his name, making it Al Zarooni – Mall of streets.
Member of Provincial Assembly and Vice Chief Executive Bahria Town, Haji Amjad Chaudhry, talking at the event, said, “Bahria Town was a dream that came true. We are happy that projects like these are benefitting the economy and bringing employment opportunities. It is good that RDA is now making rules to build high rises in Rawalpindi.”
Speaking on the occasion Chief Operating Officer Hashoo Group Mr. Haseeb A. Gardezi said that, “Keeping in view the future potential of this area the Five Star Hotel Pearl Continental was visioned in AAA OCTA. Further talking to the gathering, he praised AAA Associates as a group of young, educated and energetic people.”
Mr.Shoaib Malik (Chief Architect) explained the complete concept of the project to the audience. “I am extremely grateful and overly joyed to see the launch of this exciting new addition to Bahria’s skyline. Congratulations to everyone who is involved in this project – InshaAllah, we will continue to work on exciting new projects like these. We are a company of the people and for the people. We started with six team members and AlhamduLillah, we are around 400 members now.” said MD, LT Col Shahzad Ali Kiani (Retd), speaking at the launch event.
AAA Chairman Mr. Shiekh Fawad Bashir, appreciated and thanked H.E. Suhail Muhammad Al Zarooni for coming to Pakistan on his invitation. He also thanked Member of Provincial Assembly, Vice Chief Executive Bahria Town, Haji Amjad Chaudhry for gracing the occasion. Chairman especially showed his gratitude to Mr. Malik Riaz, Mr. Ali Malik and Mr. Shahid Qureshi for providing a platform for everyone to prove himself.