Bhadohi, Oct 3 (UNI) Masked men today hurled bombs at a hotel after its proprietor turned down their extortion demand.
According to police, the criminals has issued life threats to the hotel owner Vijay Chaurasia after he refused to pay the ''Goonda Tax'' of Rs 50 lakh. The accused stormed the hotel this morning and hurled several bombs all around the premises, wounding one person critically.
Police in strength had been deployed on the spot to prevent any untoward incident.
A manhunt had been launched to apprehend the ciminals.