Bombs hurled at restaurant in Puri

Puri: Panic gripped Atharanala square here after three unidentified bike-borne miscreants hurled bombs at a restaurant here on Saturday night.

According to sources, Kishore Rout, the owner of the restaurant, sustained critical injuries in the attack. Following the incident, Rout was immediately rushed to the hospital, sources added.

Rout alleged that the miscreants hurled bombs after he refused to pay money demanded by the them.

Sadar Police has started an investigation into the matter.