It is the official Media and communication wing of the Eparchy of Mananthavady. The name was changed from Media Commission Mananthavady to Department of Media and Communication in the year of 2020 as its scope has been enlarged to media production. It is closely associated with the Syro Malabar Media Commission and KCBC Media Commission. Department of Media & Communication work under the Eparchy of Mananthavady Mar Jose Porunnedom is the Patron, Msgr. Paul Mundolickal is the Chairman and Fr. Manoj Kakkonal is the director.
Primarily the Media arm of the local Eparchy of Mannthavady, Department of Media & Communication documents Diocesan events and activities in written, audio, and visual form. It acts as the approving body and filtering agency of information in terms of what needs to be promoted in and for the Diocese.
It serves as the promoting arm of Diocesan programs, projects, events, and activities. Thus, it helps the other Departments and Ministries in the promotion and documentation of their own activities and programs, especially those on a Diocesan scale.