State Level conference of Salesians held


Dimapur, October 9: The First State Level conference of Salesians in the Secular World (SSW) Nagaland was held on October 5 at Bosco College of Teacher Education, Dimapur. The event was participated by 10 SSW members and 3 Salesians. The main purpose of the conference was to give clarity on the concept of (SSW) Saleaians in the Secular World, the structure of SSW Nagaland and as well as on the Nomenclature. The event was chaired by Mark Lanthou, President, SSW Nagaland.
Rev. Fr. C. D. Mathai SDB, Provincial Council member &in charge of SalesianCooperators, Dimapur provincegave the keynote address. In his speech, he gave a brief description of the history and spirit of Don Bosco, Father and Founder of Salesian congregation. During this event Joe Ngamkhuchung, Regional Coordinator, SSW North East Region gave presentation on the concept of SSW.
P A Thomas, Secretary, SSW Nagalandin brief presented the report on the evolution of SSW Nagaland and status. David, treasurer, SSW Nagaland also presented the financial report and its status.
During the discussion it was decided that the term of office is 3 years as decided by the National committee.Decision was also taken to facilitate the formation of State Units in Manipur, Assam & Meghalaya as to hold the Regional Meet of SSW- NE, before December 2019.
In the conference Rev. Fr. Rector, Fr. M.D. Verghese, Administrtor of Bosco College of Teacher Education, Dimapur pronounced the Opening &Final Blessings, respectively.
(Page News Service)