MUSCAT: Ahmedabad Diocese Metropolitan Pulikkottil Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios has nominated Mathew Ninan, senior member of Muscat Mar Gregorios Orthodox Maha Edavaka, to the Ahmedabad Diocesan Council and advisory committee for educational institutions.
In a Kalpana issued from Diocesan HQ in Naroda Campus, Ahmedabad, Dr Mar Yulios has also nominated the following members to the committee.
They are: C K Koshy, IAS (Retd) from Gandhinagar, Jacob Andrews from Baroda, Adv Mathai Mampallil from Ahmedabad, and P D Baby from Ahmedabad.
Mathew Ninan, also known as Raju is a member of the Maha Edavaka since 1973 and has held several posts in the past. St Kuriakose Orthodox Church, Melpadom, is his home parish under the Niranam Diocese.
Mathew Ninan hails from ‘Athimoottil Bungalow’, Melpadom P O, Mannar in Alappuzha District. Mrs Leela Mathew is his spouse and Reji Ninan Mathew is his son.