In the Eparchy of Bathery, the Ecclesiastical district of Kannur is bifurcated and the new Ecclesiastical district of Kasargod and the Ecclesiastical district of Kannur are erected by His Excellency Most Rev. Dr. Joseph Mar Thomas, the bishop of Bathery according to the Provisions of CCEO. The new Ecclesiastical district of Kasargod comprises of all the Parishes in the territory such as St. George’s Church, Cherupuzha, St. Paul’s Church, Edakome, (Chapparapadavu), Lourde Matha Church, Ettukudukka, St. Mary’s Church, Karuvanchal, St.Joseph’s Church, Palamthadom, St. Mary’s Church, Puliankulam, St. Mary’s Church, Thirumeni, St. Jacob’s Church, Velichamthode, St. George Church, Narkilakad. Very Rev. Fr Lukose Pallipadinjattethil is appointed as the Proto Presbyter of the Ecclesiastical district of Kasargod.
The Ecclesiastical district of Kannur comprises of the Parishes such as St. George’s Church, Adackathode, St. George’s Church, Kolithattu, Little Flower Church, Kelakom, St. Joseph’s Church, Naduvil, St. George's Church, Madakkad, St. Thomas Church, Nedumunda , St. Mary's Church, Valathode, St. Mary's Church, Palayad, Thaliparamba, St.Thomas Church, Valakkai, Very Rev. Fr. Varghese Malancharuvil is the appointed as the Proto Presbyter of the district. The declaration of the decree of the erection of the new Ecclesiastical district was given on 19th April 2012 at the Priest’s and Religious general Assembly held at St. Thomas Cathedral.