Himalayan Tsunami

An unprecedented flash flood, known as "Himalayan Tsunami, hit the entire boarder region of the diocese creating un-reparable loss on June 13-16, 2013. It took away lives of thousands, especially the pilgrims crowded the Hindu Shrines those situate within the Diocese. There was extensive lose of houses, schools, roads, bridges, townships, villages, agricultural fields, livestock. Our missionaries were deeply involved in various relief efforts to ease the sufferings of the people.