New FMA Community inaugurated at Namphai II

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It was an important day for the Salesian Sisters (FMA) and for the Diocese of Miao on 13th May 2016 as they opened a new community at Namphai II in Changlang District of Arunachal Pradesh.

Rev. Sr. Provincial FMA Guwahati and the Provincial Economer Sr. Jessy FMA expressed their great joy at opening a new community here in the Diocese of Miao on the important day of the Feast of Mother Mazzerello, the Co-founder of FMA Sisters together with St. Don Bosco.

Bishop George celebrated Holy Mass for the Sisters at the Inauguration and wished them all the very best.

The FMA Community will take over the school that was there and will start also a de-addiction centre there. Namphai area has the maximum number of drug addicts in Changlang district of Arunachal Pradesh. Starting a centre for the addicts have been a pressing need here. Bishop George is very happy that the FMA Sisters.

Rev. Sr. Kaini FMA and Sr. Teresa FMA will be form the pioneering community at Namphai II. This will be their third community; Kheti (Tirap District) and Loiliang (Lohit District) being the other.