With the countless efforts of Mr. Shahid Hussain CEO PHA Foundation, the Commissioner Peshawar Division, Riaz Khan Mehsud has removed hurdles in beginning work on Surizai Housing Scheme. Both rival parties have signed an agreement in the meeting held on January 30, 2023. The meeting held in this connection was chaired by the Commissioner Riaz Khan Mehsud and attended by CEO PHA-F Shahid Hussain, Deputy Commissioner Shafiullah Khan, Director General Provincial Housing Authority Roshan Mehsud. Collector Provincial Housing Shafiq Afridi and the representative of Tilla Band and Surizai also attended the meeting.
The meeting unanimously agreed on a formula for the resolution of the dispute and gave decision making powers to the commissioner. Both parties signed a formal agreement in the presence of the commissioner. The residents of Surizai and Tila Band were having a long-standing dispute over the ownership and occupation of 5800 jirb land, which was a big hurdle in initiating work on Surizai Housing Scheme.