Some roads near to the airport have also been closed.
"Some residents have chosen to remain in their homes and others have made arrangements to stay with friends or family".
Authorities from Newham Council say that they plan to wait for people to get clear of the exclusion zone before the police and navy begin to lift the device.
The Royal Navy is taking precautionary steps to ensure that the bomb is "as safe as possible" before they attempt to remove it from the River Thames and tow it away.
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While a supply of the de-icing liquid arrived early Monday, a "handful of flights" may still be canceled, she said. However, the blaze was quickly extinguished by the aircraft's suppression system.
Chief executive Robert Sinclair said all flights in and out of the airport in east London would be stopped after the device was found at the George V Dock on Sunday.
"When work starts to remove it, it is expected the exclusion zone will be extended to 250 metres and more properties will need to be evacuated".
There will be disruption to inbound and outbound flights during the operation, the Metropolitan Police said.
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The expert bomb maker's involved is suspected in 2007 UP blasts, 2008 Jaipur serial blasts and 2008 Ahmedabad blasts. When Subhan was arrested, he had told the police that he had come down to India from Nepal to revive the outfit.
15 flights to and from London City Airport from Dublin Airport are amongst the flights affected as a result; it is estimated that the closure of the airport on Monday will affect approximately 16,000 passengers. "Passengers are advised not to travel to the airport until further notice".
After specialist officers and the navy confirmed the nature of the device a decision was taken to implement an exclusion zone at about 10am.
"I recognise this is causing inconvenience for our passengers, and in particular some of our local residents".
Due to the airport's limited runway length, only mid-range airliners are allowed to operate into London City.
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Further, after the detection of PNB fraud, PNB will have to go for higher provisioning, which will hurting the finances of bank. The agency received the complaints about the transactions detected by the public sector bank late last night.
Thousands of bombs were dropped on London during the "Blitz" by German Air Forces between September 1940 and May 1941 during World War II.