BIS NEWS

  • Former Chief Minister of Kerala Visits DBI Guwahati

    Feb. 15. Shri. Oomen Chandy, a two time former Chief Minister of Kerala made a visit to Don Bosco Institute, Guwahati today. A veteran statesman and highly revered politician, he has been at the forefront in transforming Kerala into a coveted position with his fast-track developmental initiatives. Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan   Read More...



  • Fr Anthony Abong B. Marak laid to rest

    Feb. 15. Fr. Anthony Abong B. Marak (50) who passed away on 12th February after a prolong illness was laid to rest at the Salesian Cemetery at Rongkhon on 14th February amidst a large gathering of Salesians, priests, religious, government representatives and lay people. Bishop Andrew Marak of Tura celebrated the requiem Holy Mass. Bishop Emeritus of Tura George Mamalassery, Fr. VM Thomas, Provincial of Guwahati, Fr. Paul Olphindro Lyngkot, Vice Provincial Shillong Province and Salesians from Dimapur province joined the concelebration. Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan   Read More...



  • Sad Demise of Father Anthony Marak SDB

    Feb. 13. The Salesian Province of Mary Help of Christians, Guwahati, Assam, India deeply mourns the passing away of Father Anthony Abong B. Marak SDB at 10:30 pm on 12 February, 2018 at Apollo Hospital (International Unit), Guwahati. Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan   Read More...



  • Lifetime Achievement Award presented to Father Stephen Mavely, SDB

    Feb. 12. (Dr) Father Stephen Mavely SDB, Vice Chancellor of the Assam Don Bosco University (ADBU) received the Lifetime Achievement Award conferred by the Confederation of Indian University on 12th February 2018. Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan   Read More...



  • Sad Demise of Father Joseph Pazhekadavan SDB

    Feb. 8. The Salesian Province of Guwahati regrets to announce that Father Joseph Pazhekadavan SDB (aged 86) passed away on 07 February 2018. He met with a serious accident at about 1 pm yesterday near Donka just before reaching Don Bosco, Baithalangso as he was driving the car. He was immediately taken to the Medical Centre at Donka, but was referred to a speciality hospital at Guwahati. He was brought to St. John`s Hospital, Guwahati where the doctor declared him dead. Mukhim Rodrigues Bivan   Read More...