Bishop Franco Mulakkal is the bishop of Jalandar since 2013. He is an ecumenical theologian.
Bishop Agnelo is the newly appointed Apostolic Administrator of the Diocese of Jalandhar.
The Diocese of Jalandhar (Jullundur) comprises the civil districts of Amritsar, Faridkot, Ferozepur, Gurdaspur, Hoshiarpur, Jalandhar, Kapurthala, Ludhiana, Moga, Muktsar, Nawanshahar, Tarn Taran in Punjab and Chamba, Hamirpur, Kangra and Una in Himachal Pradesh.
Until the Partition of 1947, this area was part of the Diocese of Lahore, looked after by the Capuchin missionaries of the Belgian Province. On January 17, 1952, the Apostolic Prefecture of Jullundur was created by the Apostolic Constitution “Inter Ceteras Curas” of Pope Pius XII.