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Diocese of Tura

Bishop Andrew R. Marak
Bishop  R. Marak
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Bishop Andrew R. Marak
Bishop's House
Tura 794 001, Post Box No. 10
West Garo Hills, Meghalaya
India

Phone: 03651 222 370
Fax : 91- 3651- 221318
Email: [email protected],[email protected]

Bishop Andrew R. Marak was born on Feb. 5, 1950, in Chimagre in Shillong archdiocese. He was ordained priest on Feb. 10, 1982, in the diocese of Tura. He was appointed as coadjutor bishop of Tura on June 3, 2004, and was ordained on Oct. 3, 2004 and became the first Garo tribal bishop. Before becoming a prelate, Bishop Marak was vicar general of Tura diocese.

He is presently the chairman of women's commission in North Eastern Regional Bishops' Council of India.

Previous Ordinaries:

  • Bishop George Mamalassery (1979 - 2007)
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