The Jubilee celebration for Fr. Tom Karthik Rector/Director and Fr. Christudoss Anthony Director of Youth Department was held on 28th Oct. 2017 at Salesian College of Higher Education along with other 8 Jubilarians of Don Bosco Dimapur consisting of Fr. Kakkanatt Chacko, Fr. Manianchira Sebatian, Fr. Vattoth Thomas, Fr. Kallarackal Job, Fr. Menamparampil George, Fr. Elow Samuel, Fr. Salew Peter, and Fr. Kalluvelil Thomas. Fr. Tom celebrated 60 years of his Religious commitment and 50 years of priestly ordination while Fr. Christudoss celebrated his 25 years of Religious commitment.
The celebration commenced with the Holy Eucharist presided over by Fr. Tom Karthik and it was followed by the felicitation programme. Welcoming the gathering, Provincial of Dimapur Province, Fr. Nestor Guria said that it is more blessed to give than to receive. He thanked the Jubilarians for their selfless sacrifices and hard work in serving the people of God. In his multi-media presentation, Social Communication Councilor of Don Bosco Dimapur, Fr. Tarcisius Toppo presented short bio-sketch of the Jubilarians.
Other items that added much colour to the event are as follows: A choir piece by Christ King Parish Kohima; Dances by DBHSS Dimapur, Bosco college and Salesian College. In the end, Vice-Provincial of Don Bosco Dimapur, Fr. Bosco thanked the people concerned for the successful Jubilee celebration. The celebration concluded with a festive meal.