His Grace Dr. Joseph Mar Thoma Metropolitan inaugurated the Koiythum Vithayum (കൊയ്ത്തും വിതയും) organised by CARD at Wayanad. During the meeting Metropolitan participated in the paddy harvesting and the and sowing the Muttari seeds ( Finger Millet).
The public meeting was presided by Sr. C.K.Sasindran MLA. Metropolitan exhorted the role of human beings as responsible stewards of the creation and congratulated the projects of CARD in identifying and responding to the challenges of the society.
Rev. K.Y.Jacob, Director of CARD, Mr.Jossy Kurian, Treasurer-CARD, Sri. Cheruvayal Raman, General Council Member,-Kerala University, Sri. Vanidas P., District IDCP Officer, Sri. Kadavan Hamsa, Kaniyampatta GramaPanchayat President gave felicitations to the meeting.