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Diocese of Chanda

Activities and Organizations

Catholic Educational Institutions

  • Junior College - Students:
    384
  • Junior Colleges:
    5
  • Pre-Primary School - Students:
    9300
  • Pre-Primary Schools:
    35
  • Primary School - Students:
    15290
  • Primary Schools:
    32
  • Secondary School - Students:
    193500
  • Secondary Schools:
    29

Catholic Social Welfare

  • Balbhavans:
    22
  • Dispensaries:
    8
  • Family Apostolate center:
    1
  • Grihini home economics school:
    2
  • Hospice
  • Hospitals:
    4
  • Hostels for boys:
    2
  • Hostels for girls:
    2
  • Schools for the mentally disabled:
    2
  • Schools for the physically disabled:
    2
  • Short-stay home for unwed mothers:
    1
  • Social work centers:
    5
  • Tailoring training centers:
    4
  • Typewriting training center

Major Diocesan Commissions and Organizations

  • Catholic Nurses Guild:
    Advisor: Father Thomas Punchayil
  • Catholic Religious of India (CRI) Chanda unit:
    President: Fr. Suresh Madapattu CMF
  • Commission for Health:
    Co-ordinator: Sr. Seena DM
  • Diocesan Pastoral Council:
    Secretary: Fr. Jobin Ovelil
  • Education Commission:
    Director: Fr. Robert Nicholas
  • Presbyteral council:
    Secretary: Father Joshy Vazhapilly, CMI
  • Public Relations Officers:
    Fr. Dinesh Mate, Fr. Binoy Chekonthayil CMI, Fr. Subin Kallampalli
  • Vocation Promoter:
    Fr. Bibin Vincent
  • Women:
    Sr. Yajna CMC

Social Communications

  • Diocesan Newsletter:
    Chanda Samachar (bimonthly)
    Editor: Fr. Vigil Parassery
    Mobile Phone: (91) 09545641645

    Chanda Jyothi (Bi Annual)
    Editor: Fr. Anoop Aerimattathil
  • Media Center:
    Director: Fr. Vincent Pangola
    Address: Bishop's Home, Ballarpur P. O, Chandrapur Dt,
    Maharashtra, India
  • Social Communications Director:
    Fr. Jobin Ovelil
    Address: Loksamgraha Social Service Society, BTS Plot,
    Ballarpur P. O, Chandrapur Dt, Maharashtra, India
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