Minister for Religious Affairs and Inter-faith Harmony Sardar Muhammad Yousaf has said that Ulema and Mashaikh Council has been established to promote teachings of Islam and forge sectarian harmony in the country, reported Radio Pakistan.

Talking to PTV, he said the conferences would be organized in all the provinces to promote religious harmony among the masses.

The Minister said Ulema should play a role for promoting tolerance among the masses and betterment of the country.