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), 07764 250 225(office)

Fax :07764-250704 (office)

bpjashpur@rediffmail.com, vgjashpurdiocese@gmail.com

Bishop Kerketta was born March 16, 1952 into a tribal family at Gotmahua village. He did his schooling in Musgutri parish and was ordained a priest in May 5, 1984, after his priestly studies at St. Joseph Seminary, Mangalore.

He had been serving as principal and manager of a higher secondary school prior to his appointment as the vicar general of the diocese in 2006. Following the death of Bishop Kindo, he was elected the diocesan administrator.
Emmanuel Kerketta was ordained bishop of Jashpur in Chhattisgarh, February 2, 2010.

Previous Ordinaries:

  • Bishop Victor Kindo ()