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Vacant Sees

DioceseTypeDate VacantLast BishopEvent
AllahabadDiocese12 Nov 2020Raphy ManjalyAppointed, Archbishop of Agra
AmravatiDiocese3 Dec 2018Elias Joseph GonsalvesAppointed, Archbishop of Nagpur
AsansolDiocese4 May 2020Cyprian MonisRetired
BalasoreDiocese22 Apr 2019Simon Kaipuram, C.M. †Died
BuxarDiocese29 Jun 2018Sebastian KallupuraAppointed, Coadjutor Archbishop of Patna
CuddapahDiocese10 Dec 2018Prasad GallelaResigned
DaltonganjDiocese7 Jul 2016Gabriel Kujur, S.J.Resigned
GumlaDiocese15 Jun 2021Paul Alois LakraDied
JamshedpurDiocese24 Jun 2018Felix Toppo, S.J.Appointed, Archbishop of Ranchi
JhabuaDiocese6 May 2021Basil Bhuriya, S.V.D. †Died
JowaiDiocese28 Dec 2020Victor LyngdohAppointed, Archbishop of Shillong
KarwarDiocese1 May 2019Derek FernandesAppointed, Bishop of Belgaum
KrishnagarDiocese17 Apr 2019Joseph Suren Gomes, S.D.B.Retired
KurnoolDiocese19 Nov 2020Anthony PoolaAppointed, Archbishop of Hyderabad
KuzhithuraiDiocese6 Jun 2020Jerome Dhas Varuvel, S.D.B.Resigned
NalgondaDiocese31 Jul 2021Joji GovinduRetired
NongstoinDiocese15 Oct 2016Victor LyngdohAppointed, Bishop of Jowai
Pondicherry and CuddaloreArchdiocese27 Jan 2021Antony AnandarayarRetired
Saint John Chrysostom of Gurgaon (Syro-Malankara)Eparchy26 Aug 2021Jacob Barnabas Chacko Aerath, O.I.C. †Died
SivagangaiDiocese25 Sep 2020Jebalamai SusaimanickamRetired
VelloreDiocese21 Mar 2020Soundaraj Periyanayagam, S.D.B. †Died

Vacant Sees: 21


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