ASIA/BANGLADESH - Resignation of Archbishop of Dhaka and succession

Saturday, 22 October 2011

Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - The Holy Father Benedict XVI on October 22, 2011 accepted the resignation from the pastoral governance of the Archdiocese of Dhaka (Bangladesh), presented by His Exc. Mgr.Paulinus Costa, in accordance with canon 401 § 1 of the Code of Canon Law. He was succeeded by His Exc. Mgr Patrick D'Rosario, C.S.C, Coadjutor of the same Archdiocese. (SL) (Agenzia Fides 22/10/2011)