Demonstration Alert – U.S. Consulate General in Hyderabad, India (28 October, 2023)

Location:  Hyderabad, India

Event: Due to increased tensions and the potential for demonstrations against U.S. citizens and interests, the U.S. Consulate General in Hyderabad advises U.S. citizens to exercise increased caution in areas frequented by tourists and to avoid densely crowded areas such as Hyderabad’s Old City. Given the likelihood of crowds, U.S. government personnel are being advised to avoid the Old City section of Hyderabad.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid areas with demonstrations and civil disturbances.
  • Keep a low profile.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Review your personal security plans.
  • Follow the instructions of local authorities.