Soaring prices of onion across nation are burning holes not only in household but also in hotel budgets. Several hotels in Varanasi have put up posters asking customers to not demand onion-made food. Onions are being sold at more than Rs 100 per kg in several states. Many consumers have cut down their consumption keeping in mind the high prices of onion. In order to control the onion crisis, the government is importing over 11,000 tonnes of onions from Turkey.