National Office

CHAIRPERSON

Most Rev Anthonisamy Neethinathan

Bishop of Chingleput

Add : Catholic Bishop’s House Thimmavarum, Kancheepuram Dt. – 603 101

Tamil Nadu
Tel (O) : 044-27426649




MEMBER BISHOPS

Most.Rev. Vincent Barwa

Bishop of Simdega,

Add: Bishop’s House Samtoli , P.O.Gotra Dt.Simdega-835235, Jharkhand.


Most.Rev. Sarat Chandra Nayak

Bishop of Berhampur

Add:Bishop’s House, Pukudibandha Junction, Narendrapur P.O-760 007, Ganjam Dist. (Odisha)

SECRETARY

Rev.Fr. Devasagayaraj Zakarias

Add : CBCI Office for Scheduled Castes and Backward Classes CBCI Centre, 1, Ashok Place, New Delhi – 100 001

Tel (O) : (011) 23 36 26 69, 23 34 44 70

E-mail : cbciscst@gmail.com, devasagayaraj@gmail.com

VISION

  • To empower Dalits, Backward Classes
  • To organize and to build inclusive communities.

NATURE AND SCOPE

  • To do advocacy with the policy makers for empowering Dalits and Dalit Christians .
  • To network with other churches, NGOs and peoples’ movements
  • The specific task would be to get equal rights for the Dalit Christians and to protect their rights Though their social and economic development is the concern of the Office, specific development works are done by the Caritas India and other CBCI Offices/ Councils.

ROLE

To coordinate, to inspire and to animate the regional commissions.

Regional SC/ST/BC Commission Secretaries


REGIONAL BISHOPS' COUNCIL CHAIRPERSON REGIONAL SECRETARIES OF SC/ST/BC CONTACT
The AGRA REGIONAL BISHOPS’ COUNCIL     
The TELUGU CATHOLIC BISHOPS’ COUNCIL (TCBC) Most Rev. Jeyarao Polimera, Bp of Eluru Mr.Kalivela Elisha Kumar elishakumarsfd@gmail.com
The BENGAL REGIONAL BISHOPS’ COUNCIL (BRBC) Most Rev. Clement Tirkey, Bishop of Jalpaiguri    
The JHARKHAND REGIONAL BISHOPS’ COUNCIL     
The BIHAR REGIONAL BISHOPS’ COUNCIL Fr. Amalraj   skendra1@rediffmail.com
The COUNCIL OF BISHOPS OF CHHATTISGARH (CBCG)     
The KARNATAKA REGIONAL CATHOLIC BISHOPS’ COUNCIL (KRCBC)  Most Rev. Derek Fernandes, Bishop of Karwar  Fr. Y. Chowrappa   frychowrappa@gmail.com
The KERALA CATHOLIC BISHOPS’ COUNCIL (KCBC) Most Rev. Jacob Muriken, Aux Bishop of Pala Fr. Shaj Kumar frshajkumar@gmail.com
The COUNCIL OF BISHOPS OF MADHYA PRADESH (CBMP) Fr. George Bhuria  
The REGIONAL BISHOPS’ COUNCIL OF THE NORTH Most Rev. Anil Couto, Archbishop of Delhi Fr. Victor Immanuel frvictorimmanuel@gmail.com
The NORTH EASTERN REGIONAL COUNCIL     
The ORISSA BISHOPS’ REGIONAL COUNCIL (OBRC)  Fr. Vijay Kumar Nayak odisa.ngo.india@gmail.com
The TAMILNADU BISHOPS’ COUNCIL (TNBC) Most Rev. Thomas Paulsamy, Bishop of Dindugal Fr. Albert Nelson   tnbcscstbc@gmail.com
The WESTERN REGIONAL BISHOPS’ COUNCIL