President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani met with Mohammad Younus Qanooni and leader of Hezb Islami Gulbuddin Hekmatyar as part of the ongoing consultative meetings regarding reconciliation efforts.

The Office of the President, ARG Palace, in a statement said President Ghani thanked Qanooni for his views and discussed the establishment of peace consultative board establishment.

The statement further added that President Ghani informed Qanooni that the results of the consultative meetings would be shared once the views of the representatives of the nation have been collected.

According to ARG Palace, President Ghani also met with the leader of Hezb Islami Gulbudddin Hekmatyar on Friday evening.

The delegation of Hezb Islami led by Hekmatyar shared their views and recommendations regarding the reconciliation efforts, ARG Palace said, adding that President Ghani thanked the delegation for their views and vowed to share the results of the meeting once the views of all representatives of the nation have been gathered.

President Ghani had earlier met with Abdul Rab Rasool Sayaf, Senate House Chairman Fazal Hadi Muslimyar, and leaders of Jamiat Islami to discuss peace efforts.