New Mission Station Inaugurated in the Garhwal Region
Bijnor: Mar Vincent Nellaiparambil, Bishop of the Bijnor Eparchy inaugurated a new mission station in the Garhwal region on 11 April 2021 at Haldukhata. The new mission station is 12 km away from Kotdwar which is situated on the bank of Malini River and close to Kanva Muni Ashram, the birthplace of Emperor Bharath. The people of the place are traditional farmers who belong to middle-class families.
CMC Sisters from Thamarassery Province came and took up the social, pastoral, and educational works for the people in collaboration with the Eparchy of Bijnor. Mar Vincent Nellaiparambil blessed the Mission House. Provincial Superior Sr. Deena CMC spoke on the occasion. The priest-in-charge Rev. Fr. T.J. Joseph coordinated the ceremony. Sr. Amenda CMC (Superior), Sr. Noel CMC, Sr. Shincy CMC, and Sr. Judith CMC are the new community members.