Diocese of Jashpur

Bishop Kerketta

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Bishop Emmanuel Kerketta

Bishop's house, Kunkuri, 496225, Jashpur Dt., Chhattisgarh (C.G), India

(91) 7764-250223 (personal), (91) 7764-250224 (office)

Fax :07764-250704 (office)

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Bishop Emmanuel Kerketta was born on May 12, 1947, in Ekamba parish of Raigarh diocese. He was ordained a priest on Dec.14, 1974, and appointed Bishop of Raigarh on Dec. 14, 1985. His episcopal ordination was on Jan. 20, 1986. Bishop Kindo was transferred to the new Jashpur diocese on March 23, 2006, and installed the first Bishop of Jashpur on May 25, 2006.

Previous Ordinaries:

  • Bishop Victor Kindo ()

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