Ayodhya is tightly packed with more than one lakh army men. Armed security forces can be seen in every part of Ayodhya, Faizabad, Lucknow and 19 other sensitive areas in Uttar Pradesh. State government has banned all peace rallies, protest rallies and distribution of sweets post the verdict.
Mayawati government also restricted the entry to the premises of the Lucknow High Court. The lawyers who don't have case on 24th were asked not to come to the court. Government also doubled the security for the three judges who will announce the Ayodhya verdict.
Following the UP government, Karnataka government ordered to shut down all schools on Sep 24th and 25th. The centre government banned bulk SMS and MMS services till Saturday, Sep 25.