He said the building was also used for the president and the prime minister. He asked the court to dismiss the petition for being not maintainable.
Petitioner Barrister Javed Iqbal Jafree said the office of the governor was symbolic in nature but a huge premises had been allocated for his residence. He said maintaining a huge residence for governor in a country where children did not get education was a shame.
The lawyer asked the court to order the federal government to convert the governor house into an educational institution.