GANDHINAGAR: Bombay Diocesan Metropolitan Geevarghese Mar Coorilos, Ahmedabad Diocesan Metropolitan Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios yesterday met Gujarat Chief Minister Smt Anandiben Patel at her office along with various office bearers of Ahmedabad Orthodox Diocese, and held wide ranging fruitful talks.
Others who formed part of the delegation include Diocesan Secretary Fr Jacob Mathew, Fr Philipose Abraham, Fr Isaac Thomas, Mathew Ninan Athimoottil from Muscat, Adv Mathai Mampallil, P D Baby, Dr Eapen Cherian (Pramod), CV Mathews Benny Mathews.
Both the Metropolitans extended warm wishes and exchanged floral bouquets with the Chief Minister.
It was earlier reported that HH Baselios Mar Thoma Paulose II, Catholicos of the East & Malankara Metropolitan will meet Chief Minister of Gujarat, Mrs Anandiben Mafatbhai Patel, on August 21.Since His Holiness the Catholicos could not make it from Devalokam Aramana, Kottayam, Metropolitans Geevarghese Mar Coorilos and Dr Mar Yulios led the delegation.
The meeting was held at the Chief Minister’s Office, Swarnim Sankul-1, New Sachivalaya, in the evening after the conclusion of the clergy conference.