AHMEDABAD: In keeping with the initiative of Malankara Orthodox towards empowerment of women, the Ahmedabad Diocese has elected Jaya Koshy Mattackal as one of the Church Managing Committee Members of St Mary’s Orthodox Cathedral, Ahmedabad.
Credit goes to Ahmedabad Diocese Metropolitan Pulikkottil HG Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios, for initiating the move towards women’s empowerment and their active participation.
Mrs Jaya Koshy Mattackal thus becomes the first woman managing committee member of St Mary’s Orthodox Cathedral, Ahmedabad.
She has been serving the Marth Mariam Vanitha Samajam (MMVS) in various positions since over 25 years.
Jaya Koshy is presently serving as the General Secretary of Marth Mariam Vanitha Samajam of Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church, Ahmedabad Diocese.
As Diocesan Coordinator, Jaya Koshy is an active member participating in all its activities. She hails from Mavelikara in Kerala.