Late Rev. Fr. John Antheenattu the then parish priest of Don Bosco Church, Chittoor inspired the way to enter the andhra mission for MSMI sisters. It was a place with out any facilitity of hospital and there were so many suffering with illness. To start a hospital and a leprosy rehabilitation centre for the lepers of Iruvaram and do the charitable works in the villages were the aims of the entry in Andra mission.

For the effective functioning, the mother province, Mary Matha Province, Kozhikode was divided and then mission stations of Andhra joined to form an Andra Region on 13th August, 2009. St. George regional house situates in the West Godavari district of Andhrapradesh. It belongs to the diocese of Eluru. The inauguration of the region was solemnized by Bishop Rt. Rev. Prakash Mallavarappu on 23rd November, 2009.
St. John’s Mission Hospital, poolapally belongs to diocese of Eluru is administered by MSMI sisters. St. George is the patron of the region and 23rd April is celebrated as their Region Day. Sr. Elsy Mylackal was the former regional superior. At present region is animated by Sr. Elsy Mylackal with her council.


PIN – 534449.
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St.Mary’s convent
Ambajipetta P.O, E.G.(Dt), Andhra Pradesh, 533 214.

St.Mary’s convent
Janakapur, Asifabad, Adilabad (Dt), Andhra Pradesh, 504 293.

Maria Sadan convent
12 A Ashoknagar P.O, Eluru, W.G.(Dt), Andhra Pradesh, 534002

St.Mary’s convent
Bangarupalyam, Chittoor (Dt), 517 416.

Immaculate Convent
Catholic Mission, Mary garden, Chittoor (Dt), Andhra Pradesh, 570 001.

Atmasadan convent
Echoda P. O, Adilabad (Dt), Andhra Pradesh 504374.

Damien Convent
Iruvaram- P.O, Chittoor (Dt) Andhra Pradesh, 517128.

Vimala mary convent
Jalipudy P.O, Eluru, W.G.(Dt) Andhra Pradesh 534 004.

MSMI Kripa Bhavan
Mariapuram, Janampet,Vijayarai, Eluru, W.G.(Dt) , Andhra Pradesh, 534475

Udaya nakshathram
NTR Colony, West Lock,Eluru, Andhra Pradesh, 534001-03.

St.Mary’s convent
Yallavanigaruvu , Palakol,W.G. (Dt), Andhra Pradesh, 534260.

St.John’s convent
Poolapally P.O, Palakol ,WG.(Dt), Andhra Pradesh 534 260

Kirchstrasse -1, Nendingen, Tuttlingen, Germany.

States / Countries Dioceses Houses Total No. of Sisters
Andhra Pradesh Eluru
Telengana Adilabad 02 08
Germany Stuttgart 01 03
America Huston   01
Total 05 14 64


Schools Strength medium Est. Reg.
St.Mary’s School Palakol 1164 English 1981 Yes
St.Mary’s School Bangarupalyam 1150 English 1983 Yes
St.Mary’s School Kamavarapukota 730 English 1991 Yes
St.Mary’s School Asifabad 950 English 2004 Yes


Charitable Institutions  Members Est.
Damien Leprosy Rehabilitation Centre
Iruvaram, Chittoor (Dt) Andhra Pradesh,
Pin – 517128
25 1976
Vimala Bala Bhavan, Kamavarapukota.P.O.W.G (Dt)
Andhra Pradesh, Pin – 534449
39 2003


Holy Cross Dispensary, Jalipudy