MANTHALIR: The Kulanada St. Peters Chapel and the allied properties of the Manthalir St. Thomas JSO Church (Thumpamon Diocese) which was under dispute for the last 9 years was handed over to the real owners by the order of Hon. District Court Patahanamthitta. The chapel was opened and cleaned and Dhoopaprarthana was conducted under the leadership of various priests of Thumpamon diocese. After the prayers a public meeting was conducted. St. Peters Society President Shri. A. E. Mathai presided and Vicar Fr. Samson Varghese inaugurated the meeting. Fr. E. K. Kuriakose, Fr. Joseph Varghese, Fr. Jinu Zacharia, Fr. Ebi Stephen, Dr. Jose D. Kaippallil (Sabha Managing Committee Member) felicitated the gathering.