Hyderabad:  The curfew in sensitive areas of Saidabad and Madannapet in the Old City area will be relaxed for four hours on Thursday, police announced on Wednesday.

 "The curfew will be relaxed between 11 am and 3 pm on Wednesday and people living in these areas could buy essential items during this period," police said.

An indefinite curfew was clamped here since Sunday following communal clashes.