ASIA/INDIA - Resignation of the Archbishop of Gandhinagar and appointment of successor

Friday, 12 June 2015

Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On 12 June 2015, the Holy Father accepted the resignation from the pastoral governance of the Archdiocese of Gandhinagar (India), by His Exc. Mgr. Stanislaus Fernandes, S.I., in accordance with can. 401 § 1 of the Code of Canon Law. The Holy Father appointed His Exc. Mgr. Ignatius Thomas Macwan, Bishop of Ahmedabad as Archbishop of Gandhinagar (India). (SL) (Agenzia Fides 12/06/2015)