Apr 25, 2021

2 youths injured in explosion at workshop in Pannala

Two youth persons have been injured and hospitalized following a minor explosion at a workshop located in a residence at Pannala, Ibbagamuwa.

Police said that the explosion had occurred last night (24) when the victims were engaged in an experiment using flash powder extracted from a stock of firecrackers.

Two youths, aged 27 and 22, have been admitted to the Kurunegala Base Hospital with injuries following the incident.

Further investigations are underway.