Leader of Opposition, VD Satheesan said Chandy has already been made a saint in the minds of the people.
Cardinal George Alencherry and seven other church leaders met the PM Monday evening.
The decree, understandably, allows the Ernakulam-Angamaly Archdiocese to sell two of its properties as restitution for earlier losses.
The Catholic publication has launched a scathing attack on the church leadership in its latest editorial titled 'Vicharadhara or Vachanadhara?”
Meanwhile, Latin Archbishop Dr Thomas J Netto said that in the name of development, the State Government was displacing the common people.
On Tuesday, the court declined a plea submitted on his behalf for exemption from personal appearance before the Magistrate on Wednesday.
Thousands of faithful protested in Kochi on Sunday demanding justice for the popular archbishop who was forced to resign for 'insubordination'.
Archbishop Antony Kariyil explained his unwavering stand in the ongoing controversy in a six-page open letter.
An affidavit to this effect has been submitted before the Supreme Court by the State Government.
The archbishop dubbed the announcement of LDF candidate Dr Jo Joseph at one of its institutions as 'coincidental'.