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Five People Detained For Going Out On The Day Of Silence In Bali

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The South Kuta police department has detained five people who deliberately went outside during the Day of Silence celebration.

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The Head of the South Kuta Police Department, Kompol I Ketut Sugiarta Yoga, confirmed that a local resident in Ungasan and four ship workers in Benoa were detained during the Day of Silence on Thursday (3/3).

“Indeed, I received information regarding the incident. I hope it will not happen during the next Day of Silence celebration in Bali,” Kompol Yoga said.

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According to the investigation by the Bali police department and local village officials, authorities spotted four ship workers roaming around the public road with motorbikes. Upon detainment, they were punished with push-ups while being informed about the regulations involving the Day of Silence celebration in Bali.

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Authorities also received a report about a man who allegedly had a mental disorder on Thursday evening in the Ungasan area.

Authorities immediately responded to the incident, and the man was immediately taken back to his family. It was suggested that they give the man proper medication.

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Graham Smith

Wednesday 9th of March 2022

Implementation of the visa on arrival is totally necessary for Bali to raise revenue for the people We have no complaints about this


Wednesday 9th of March 2022

Be good little sheep and do as you are told

Wayan Bo

Tuesday 8th of March 2022

Anyway, it’s against human rights, especially against freedom of movement.

Wanita Boucher

Tuesday 8th of March 2022

Mohon izinkan Afrika Selatan jg ada dlm daftar VOA km. Ini bnr2 penantian yg sangat lama.

Mksh bnyk!!