Church intervention: Archbishops join hunger strike against sea port project in Kerala

    09-Sep-2022   
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Churches in Kerala intensified the protest against an International Sea Port project in Kerala. Archbishops Dr. Thomas J. Netto and Dr. M. Soosa Pakiam participated in the protest and announced joining the hunger strike against the project.
 
Vizhinjam project 
  
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Auxillary Bishop Dr. R. Christudas, Mon. Eugene H. Pereira, Fr. Freddy Solomon, and Vizhinjam Samara Samiti (protest forum) Convenor Joy Jerald took part in the day-long relay hunger strike.
 
Suffragan Metropolitan of the Malankara Mar Thoma Syrian Church Joseph Mar Barnabas, Auxiliary Bishop of the Syro-Malabar Archeparchy of the Chenganacherry Dr. Thomas Tharayil, Bishop Dr. Paul Mullassery, M Vincent MLA, KLCA state General Secretary Sherin Thomas, PC George and the like extended support to the protest. The Latin Archdiocese reiterated that they wouldn’t back out of the strike unless the Government accepted all seven of its demands.
 
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