To mark the 50 th anniversary of the inception of Damien Illam, Nilakkottai, an entrance building has been constructed. Rev. Sr. Antony Xavier, CIC, opened the new building, which was blessed by Rev. Fr. Marivalan, SJ. On the occasion a portrait of St. Peter Damien was unveiled by Rev. Sr. A. Gnana Soundari, CIC, the Provincial Superior.