Traffic in the area is however unaffected. The lawns and walkways around India Gate have been barricaded and hawkers and visitors have been prohibited from 'loitering'.
Yesterday, the Centre issued an alert to all states in the wake of the Hyderabad blasts. It warned the states to be vigilant about possible terror activity.
The alert was sent after intelligence agencies went through the statements made by various suspects who are now being re-examined in the light of the Hyderabad blasts.