Mohammad Umer Daudzai, the Secretariat Chief of the Afghan High Peace Council and Senior Presidential Envoy for Regional Consensus for Reconciliation met with Maulana Fazal Ur Rehman, the President of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam Fazal.

The Afghan High Peace Council in a statement said Mr. Daudzai emphasized on the importance of the support of Pakistani Ulemas for the revival negotiations between the Afghan government and Taliban group.

He also briefed Maulana Fazal Ur Rehman regarding the peace process in Afghanistan and urged to take practical steps and play a constructive role in this regard.

The statement further added that the Maulana Fazal Ur Rehman welcomed the progress in Afghan peace and promised to take steps to bring peace in Afghanistan, calling it important for the people of both countries.

The two sides also discussed the prospect regarding a joint conference of the Afghan and Pakistani Ulemas, the statement added.

The Afghan Ambassador to Pakistan Atif Mashal had also participated in the meeting along with the delegation of High Peace Council.