As part of the International Women's Day, as many as 3000 persons including students and staffs of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, at Amritapuri and  Volunteers of Yuva Dharma Dhara, the youth wing of Mata Amritandamayi Math, formed a human chain to celebrate the day. Arjuna awardee, S.Omana Kumari inaugurated the event and delivered the inaugural speech.