The Mangalorean Catholic Center of the Parish (MCCP – Sts Peter and Paul Church – Ruwi) celebrated their 20th year of commencement in Muscat with an honoring ceremony to international dignitaries including Dr. B.R. Shetty, MD & CEO NMC Healthcare on Friday April 27 from 4 pm at Le Grande Hall of Al Falaj Hotel.
Bishop Henry D Souza of Bellary Diocese, a strong supporter of Mangalorean Culture, Art and Music, graced the event as the Chief Guest and Dr. B. R Shetty was the Guest of Honor.
Dr. B. R. Shetty and Bishop Henry D Souza honored the international dignitaries with shawls, mementos and baskets of dates for their immense contribution to the development of the Mangalorean community.
Dr B R Shetty was honored in a traditional manner with shawl, dates basket and memento. Dr B R Shetty in his speech lauded the community work done by the Mangaloreans in Oman and around the world. He requested all the Mangaloreans to offer their services to the community so that the community can grow united.