Kottayam: His Beatitude Paulose Mar Milithios, Catholicos Designate of the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church, has expressed deep concern and protest against the attacks of Rev. Fr. Joy Kadukumakiyil, the Vicar of St. John’s Orthodox Syrian Church, Vadakara (Koothattukulam) and six lay members. The assaults by the Antiochian Jacobite Syrian dissidents occurred during the parish general body meeting. All seven victims were hospitalized.