115 NSS Volunteers of UG Department of Social Work (BSW) and UG Department of Psychology (Bsc Psychology) actively took part in “Green Kalam Rally” on 24th of July 2016 at Marina Beach .The rally was held in remembrance of Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, Mr. Sanjay Arora, IPS, ADGP and actor Padmashree Vivek participated in this rally as a chief guest and inaugurated the event. The rally started by 7.30 AM from Kannagi Statue, Marina beach and reached Queen Mary’s College around 8.30 AM. More than 7000 students from 40 colleges participated in this event. After assembling in the open space grounds of the Queen Mary’s college, the participants were distributed certificates and tree saplings. The actor distributed saplings to all who attended the rally. Sanjay Arora (IPS, ADGP), Mr.Sekar (Director of Education), Raja Sulochana (Principal, Queen Marys College), and Dr.Bhaskaran, National Service Scheme (NSS) coordinator of University of Madras among others took part in the event. Mr. T. Rufus Singh, NSS - Programme Officer, MSSW was present during the rally .The rally ended well and proved as a satisfying and thought provoking experience to one and all.