BIS NEWS

  • Father Naresh Jojowar SDB ordained a Priest at Assam

    Jan. 8. Bishop Michael Akasius Toppo of Tezpur ordained Father Naresh Jojowar SDB a priest of God on Sunday, 8th January at Tangla Parish, Assam. The Holy Mass was concelebrated by Bishop Robert Kerketta SDB, Bishop Emeritus of Tezpur and joined by over 40 priests and a good number of religious sisters and lay people. Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan   Read More...



  • Father Busolin Battista SDB laid to rest

    Dec. 27. The mortal remain of Father Busolin Battista SDB who passed away on morning of 24th December was laid to rest in the Salesian cemetery at Bosco Mount, Rongkhon Tura on 26th December. A large number of faithful people gathered around the remain of the valiant missionary of the Garo Hills to bid tearful adieu. The Holy Mass was celebrated by Bishop Andrew Marak, Bishop of Tura and concelebrated by Bishop George Mamalassary, Bishop Emeritus of Tura, Father VM Thomas, Provincial of Guwahati, Father George Maliekal, Provincial of Shillong Province and a number of priests. A large gathering of sisters and religious were also seen. Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan   Read More...



  • Sad Demise of Father Busolin Battista SDB

    Dec. 24. The Salesian Province of Mary Help of Christians, Guwahati, Assam, deeply mourns the passing away of Father Busolin Battista SDB on Saturday, 24th December 2016 at 7.20 a.m at Holy Cross Hospital, Tura, Meghalaya. Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan   Read More...



  • Don Bosco College, Diphu inaugurated

    Dec. 13. The inauguration of Don Bosco College, Diphu took place on 8 December, 2016. Prof. Dhrubajyoti Saikia, Vice Chancellor, Cotton College State University inaugurated the college building. On the same day, the foundation stone was blessed by Paul Mattekkatt, DD, the Bishop of Diphu Diocese for the new boys' and girls' hostel building at the permanent campus at 6th mile, a plot of 50 acres donated by the bishop. Father VM Thomas, Provincial laid the foundation of the hostel buildings. Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan   Read More...



  • Don Bosco Youth Mission and Educational Services (DBYES) celebrates Silver Jubilee

    Dec. 6. Don Bosco Youth and Educational Services (DBYES) celebrated 25 stellar years of service to the region in the field of education and youth empowerment on 5th December, 2016. The celebration recalled the success, togetherness and it re-live the dream of DBYES and DBI. Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan   Read More...