LAHORE - Zahid Akhtar Zaman has assumed the office of Director General Lahore Development Authority.

The new director general called on his predecessor yesterday and expressed good wishes for him. Nabeel Javed, the outgoing director general, relinquished the charge of the post.

A senior officer of the 24 Common Training Programme of Pakistan Administrative Service, Zahid Akhtar Zaman has worked on various important positions and holds extensive administrative experience. He has served as DCO Multan, DCO Sheikupura, Commercial Counsellor at Consulate of Pakistan in Chicago and Chief Executive Officer Punjab Saaf Pani Company (North).

Additional Director General (Headquarters) Amina Munir, Director DG's (HQ) Rana Muhammad Shahzad, Director Administration Shakeel Bhatti along with other officers bid farewell to the outgoing and welcomed the new director general.