Niranom: Geevarghese Mar Coorilos, Metropolitan of the Niranom diocese of the Jacobite Syrian Christian Church, has come out in support of the Idukki district administration’s eviction drive in Munnar.

The officials had removed the cross installed on an encroached land in Munnar and also had demolished the foundation of a building on Thursday.

"The Christ might have rejoiced when the cross was removed today," he said in a post on his Facebook page.

Hailing the Munnar eviction drive, he said finally Kerala has got a revenue minister.