Staff Reporter

PATHANAMTHITTA: The annual Chempeduppu ceremony at the Malankara Catholic Church at Chandanappally, near here, will be held on May 7. According to the church authorities, elaborate arrangements have been made for the smooth conduct of the annual event. The church festival began on April 27 and will come to a close with the Chempeduppu ceremony on May 7.

The newly installed Muvattupuzha Bishop Abraham Mar Eulios, will be accorded a reception on the church premises on May 7 forenoon. The Chempeduppu ceremony would be held in the afternoon, authorities said.