On January 30, 2017, the renovated house “Pallotti Vikas” at Karkala was inaugurated and blessed by Very Rev. Fr. Pedro Camilo Simoes, Provincial. After the blessing of the house foundation stone for the Minor Seminary for Karnataka was blessed by Very Rev. Fr. Pedro Camilo Simoes, Provincial and laid by Rev. Fr. Paul Coutinha, Local Rector of Mangalore Local Community, in the presence of Rev. Fr. Arockiasamy Santhiago, Vice-Provincial and Fr. Victor Martis, Consultor, Fr. Manuel Raj, Mission Secretary, many Pallottine and Diocesan Priests, Religious and Lay Faithful. We thank and wish Fr. Manohar Noronha, VOC Project Incharge, all the best as he undertakes this great task of building the Minor Seminary.