By Dr.Gerald Pinto,
Mangalore 31st March:Silver Jubilee of Ozanam Home for the aged kallianpur was held on 30\3\08. Rt Tev. Dr Aloysius D Souza the Bishop of Mangalore preside and Mr.Oscar Fernandes Minister for Labour Govt of India was the chief guests.
Mr.T Joseph Pandian the National president S.V P, Rev Dr.Valerian D'Souza the former episcopal vicar Udupi, V Rev. Sr.M.Jyoti Superior General Bethany, Mr.Arokya Swamy National secretary S V.P, Gilbert Pinto the central council President S.V.P , Fr.Ronald Cutino the Spiritual director central council were present. New block Miracles was blessed by the Bishop.
Mr.Walter Monteiro the President of Udupi particular council welcomed the guests, while Mr. Gregory D'Sa the managing trustee of Ozaman trust presented history of Ozaman Home. Silver Jubilee souvenir was released by Mr.Oscar Fernandes and promised the Govt support for the senior citizens. Mr.Raphael Aranha thanked and Fr Denis D'Sa compeered the programme.
The Ozaman Home for the aged Kallianpur is run by S.V.P Udupi particular council and Bethany Sisters take care of the aged and Fr.Fred Mascarenhas is the Chaplain and take care of the spiritual needs of the inmates.
Edited & Published By Raj Francis Pereira