July 15, 2017: Osmania University has embarked on a massive plantation drive on the campus as a part of the third cycle of the Haritha Haram, the flagship programme of the State Government
 
Prof. S. Ramachandram, Vice chancellor, O U planted the samplings at the Vice Chancellors lodge  along with Prof. M. Gopal Reddy, Registrar, and other officials were present. The move was initiated by the Green Belt project of the University which ensured that 1100 saplings were planted.