Police say two individuals suffered minor injuries in an explosion reported at a restaurant in the Racecourse building in Colombo 07 today.
Police Media Spokesman SSP Nihal Talduwa said two youth who were waiting in the area for a taxi, were identified as the injured duo.
The youth admitted themselves to hospital, and later arrived at the Cinnamon Gardens Police station to record a statement.
Earlier today the Colombo Municipal Council Fire Brigade and Police took steps to control the fire.
Investigations are being carried out by the Cinnamon Gardens Police under direction of the SSP in charge of the Colombo South Division.