Housing is a basic need and thousands of families are struggling to have a roof over their heads
. Rapid population growth, scarcity of government resources, urbanization and the
development imbalances between urban and rural areas have compounded the housing
problem. In big Cities/Towns this problem has become further worsen. To face this
challenge, Provincial Urban Development Board through Kohat Development Authority
Kohat has launched Dera Township Scheme at D.I.Khan.Whereas later on
Dera Development Authority was established in 1988. The site of the town is situated
just 06 KM from the Dera CityÂ at Daraban Road, Like other real states such as Hayatabd,
Abbotabad, Mansehra, Kohat and Â this Schemes will also have all basic facilities like Roads,
Water Supply, Sanitation, Telephone, Schools, Civic Club, Parks, Graveyard, Medical Centre,
Mosque etc planned on standard Engineering/Town Planning.
The Scheme envisage to provide 1640 No residential plots of various sizes
(one kanal, 14-Marla,10-Marla & 6 Â½ Marla) with allied facilities i/c Public utility and
commercial plots. .
The Main Functions of this Authority are as under:-
1. To provide housing facilities in Urban area of District D.I.Khan.
2.To execute all kinds of developmental schemes in the urban area duly financed by the
3. Any other objectives/functions assigned by Provincial/Federal Govt.