The Bailhongal mission was officially handed over to SVD by the Bishop of Belgum Diocese, Rt. Rev. Peter Machado on 8th June 2011 in the presence of INM provincial Fr. Lazar Stanislaus SVD, Fr. Edward Cyril Alphonso SVD (Mission Moderator), Fr. Walter Dency Mendonca SVD (Ast. Mission Moderator) and ten other priests from the diocese, religious and the lay faithful. Though the mission presently has only four catholic families, there is great scope for the proclamation of the Word in the area. After studying the place for a few months and searching for an appropriate ministry the SVD fathers have begun a ‘SVD Computer education and English Learning Centre' in the rented premises.
The expansion of SVD in our non-
Our Office address where the computer classes are held:
SVD Computer Education Centre
Bailhongal, 591 102
Staff at Bailhongal Mission
Solomon Reddy (Mission Moderator)
St. Francis Xavier’s Church
C/O Carmel Nivas,
Belgaum District, Karnataka.