PESHAWAR: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government on Sunday opened Governor House Peshawar for general public.

The palatial building will remain open from 10:00am to 4:00pm every Sunday. The provincial government announced to open the building to public on the directives of Prime Minister Imran Khan.

A spokesman for the Governor House said initially the Governor House would remain open on Sundays. On the first day of its opening, students of two girls’ collages would visit the building, however, it would be open to families in future.

The PTI during its election campaign had pledged to open all the governor houses for public and convert the Prime Minister House into a university. The governor houses in Punjab and Sindh have already been opened for public.

The Governor House in Peshawar was opened two days after the prime minister visited the provincial capital and chaired the provincial cabinet meeting.