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Man Passed Away During Hotel Quarantine In Bali

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A man (initials IMS) from Sukawati has passed away during a hotel quarantine after he tested positive with COVID-19 in Ubud.

He was quarantined with his wife at the Maxone Hotel in Ubud after the family was confirmed positive with COVID-19 on Saturday (6/2).

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Despite having no symptoms, the provincial government no longer allows people to self-isolate in their homes. After testing positive, the COVID-19 Handling Task Force immediately transported the family to Maxone Hotel in Ubud and relocated them into two different rooms.

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According to information from his wife (initials NNR, 67), on Monday morning (8/2) she made breakfast for her husband and decided to go back to sleep. At 6:00 am, NNR woke up again and prepared for the daily medical check. NNR saw her husband still on a chair and assumed that he was sleeping

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Their son, (initial IMD, 37) attempted to wake him up but didn’t receive a response, so he called the medical team from Gianyar Health Agency: Putu Awan Saputra and the Head of Ubud Clinic II, Dr I Gusti Ngurah Adnyana. After examination, doctors confirmed the patient deceased at 9:15 am.

They also confirmed that IMS had some congenital disease prior to this incident. The medical team transported the body to Sanjiwani Gianyar Hospital using an ambulance for further examination.

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