Yuhanon Mor Meletius was born on 4th July 1954, the first-born child of M.J. Markose, a farmer and a social worker, and Saramma Markose in Ezhakaranad, Ernakulam district, Kerala.
A new project of Thrissur Diocese is getting ready for inauguration. This is at Pazhayannoor near Chelakkara in Thrissur district were we will have a study center with a chapel. Lot of our students and teacher from various parts of Kerala study and work here and are short of a safe and comfortable place to stay and also to worship. We provide them these facilities here. This will be inaugurated on March 23rd with Holy Qurbana conducted by me in the morning and later a public function in which local elected representatives of the people will attend.