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Inauguration & Blessing of Father Muller Indoor Stadium, Gymnasium and Multi Storeyed Parking Zone

Date :Mar 13, 2018

Father Muller Charitable Institutions, having a history of 138 years has ventured into a new avenue – FATHER MULLER INDOOR STADIUM where FITNESS is the mantra.  Sports and fitness are essential in promoting good health and complete well being of every individual.  We, at Father Mullers,  firmly believe that ‘prevention is better than cure’.  Taking one more step ahead in our incessant endeavour to promote good health, Father Mullers is offering Gymnasium, Badminton court and Zumba sessions for the staff and students as well as the general public.   


The building complex also houses a Multi Storeyed Parking Zone, which is one of the finest facilities under the aegis of Father Muller Charitable Institutions. It is a fully integrated state-of-the-art sports complex of National Standard with centralized air conditioning and a total playing area of 20,000 sq.ft.  The complex has facilities for playing Badminton (4no’s), Basketball (1no), Volleyball (1no) and a state-of-the-art Gymnasium with the most modern equipments and a sprawling 4500 sq.ft area with P.U flooring.  The indoor sports area holds 2no’s of Pool Tables and Table tennis respectively, along with a 1000 sq.ft Squash court.


The multi level parking area with a total of 85,400sq.ft can accommodate 350 cars at a time.


The Inauguration of this Facility took place at 9.30 am on 13th March 2018 which marks the 177th Birth anniversary of the Founder of Father Muller Charitable Institutions - Rev. Fr Augustus Muller S.J.  Shri Pramod Madhwaraj, Hon’ble Minister for Sports and Youth Affairs, Government of Karnataka was the Chief Guest who declared the Sports Complex open by cutting the ribbon.   Smt P.T.Usha, Former Indian Track and Field Athlete, who was the Guest of Honour unveiled the plaque. Most Rev. Dr Aloysius Paul D’Souza, Bishop of Mangaluru Diocese conducted the prayer service and Blessed the premises. A short    stage program followed where Rev. Fr Richard A Coelho, the Director of the Institutions welcomed the gathering. 

Addressing the gathering, the Hon’ble Minister Shri Pramod Madhwaraj congratulated the Institution for being aware of the importance of sports and for offering these facilities for the student body and expressed hope that Father Mullers will be the recipient of the award for their contribution for the sports field. 

Speaking on the occasion, Smt P.T.Usha, the Guest of Honour, asked the students to utilize the sports and gym facilities offered by the Institutions to remain healthy and fit.

The Bishop in his presidential address appreciated the efforts of the Institution to provide all round facilities to the students.  He encouraged the students to make best use of the sports facilities provided by the Institution and derive maximum benefit.  

The Architect and all those who helped in constructing the building were honored with a memento during the programme.

Rev. Fr Rudolph D’Sa, Administrator of FMMCH proposed the vote of thanks.