History of the Muslims of Bengal – Rulers Consult The Scholars and Elders
Some of the Sultans like Shams al-Din Yusuf Shah, for instance, used to call the Ulama to his presence from time to time, had consultations with them and urged them to be impartial in the discharge of their duties. Another ruler, Sulaymaan Karrani, used to hold a meeting every morning with 150 Shaikh’s and Ulama after which he transacted other affairs of state.
[Source: History of The Muslims of Bengul Vol 1B page 726. Publisher: Imam Muhammad Bin Sa’ud University. First Edition 1406H/1985]