on February 8, 1986. Holy Father had lunch and siesta at the Bishop's House Kottayam.
He was Lok Sabha Speaker (1994-1996) and Minister of Home Affairs (2004-2008)
Mar Mathew Makil and Rev. Fr. Thomas Poothathil at Kottayam on January 26, 2009.
by Mar Kuriakose Kunnacherry on February 24, 2003.