H.E. Most Rev. Giambattista Diquattro is appointed as the Apostolic Nuncio to India and Nepal. The most Rev. Giambattista Diquattro was serving as the Apostolic Nuncio of Bolivia, since 21 November 2008.
The 62-year-old prelate was born in Bologna (Italy) on 18, 1954 and ordained as priest for the diocese of Ragusa diocese, Sicilia region, on 24 August 1981. As per the message from the Secretary General of CBCI, Bishop Theodore Mascarenhas, the prelate has received his Master’s Degree in civil law and Canon Law. At the same time his Master’s Degree in dogmatic theology from the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome. The prelate is fluent in French, Latin, Spanish and English, other than Italian. He has joined in the Diplomatic service of the Holy See on May 1, 1985 and has served as the Apostolic Nuncio to Panama and then Bolivia.