Diocese of Bongaigaon

Bishop Pulloppillil

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Bishop Thomas Pulloppillil

Bishop's House, Post Box No. 10, Bongaigaon - 783 380 Assam, India

+91- 3664- 241650, 91-94357-40196, 91-99541-77523

Fax :+91- 3664 -242184

bishopullo@sancharnet.in, bishopbongai@gmail.com


Bishop Thomas Pulloppillil was born on July 14, 1954, in Nadukani, Kothamangalam Diocese, in the southern state of Kerala. He was ordained a priest on April 6, 1981. He taught and served as Administrator of Oriens Theological College in Shillong, in the northeastern state of Meghalaya, before being appointed to head Bongaigaon diocese in neighboring Assam state on May 10, 2000. He was Ordained Bishop of Bongaigaon on August 20 that year. Bishop Pullopillil chairs the Seminary Formation Commission of the North East Bishops' Council.

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