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

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

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Thousands Of Expats Visit Gili Islands To Avoid Day Of Silence In Bali

Thousands of foreign nationals decided to visit the Gili islands in Lombok to avoid the Day of Silence celebration in Bali. The Head of Gili Hotel Association, Lalu Kusnawan, confirmed that 1,600 foreign nationals based in Bali visited the Gili islands to avoid the Day of Silence celebration. “Over 1,600 foreign visitors flew in to …

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Bali Airport On Standby Mode During The Day Of Silence

An official of the Bali Ngurah Rai Airport announced that airport facilities will be on standby mode during the Day of Silence celebration on March 3. The Stakeholder Relations Manager of Angkasa Pura I for Ngurah Rai Airport, Taufan Yudhistira, confirmed that the airport facility will be on standby during the closure on the Day …

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Bank of Indonesia To Shut Down ATMs In Bali On The Day Of Silence

The Bank of Indonesia will turn off all ATM services on the upcoming Day of Silence celebration in Bali. The Head of the Bank of Indonesia for Bali, Trisno Nugroho, confirmed that all ATM services across the island would be shut down during the Day of Silence celebration. “We will turn off all ATM services …

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Bali Government To Turn Off Mobile Data On The Day of Silence

The Bali provincial government has decided to turn off internet connection services during the upcoming Day of Silence celebration. The Head of Communication, Informatics, and Statistics for the Bali Provincial Government, Gede Pramana, confirmed that the government would turn off mobile data and IPTV (Internet Protocol Television) for residents during the Day of Silence celebration …

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Bali Electricity Corporation Confirms Power Interruption In Nusa Penida During The Day Of Silence

The National Electricity Corporation (PLN) will completely shut down the electricity in Nusa Penida in observance of the Day of Silence (Nyepi) on March 3. The Public Relations Manager of PLN for Bali, I Made Arya, confirmed that there would be a blackout in Nusa Penida during the Day of Silence, as was requested by …

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Officials Patrol Kuta Beach On Nyepi Day of Silence

36 officials from Kuta village were on standby along Kuta Beach to prevent hotel guests from visiting the beach during the Nyepi Day of Silence celebration. The Nyepi Day is a holiday in the Hindu tradition in which people take the day to meditate and refrain from external activities. The Head of Kuta Beach Operation …

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Over 1,000 Bali Expats Went To Gili Trawangan To Avoid Nyepi Celebration

Officials confirmed that more than 1,000 expats currently residing in Bali have gone to Gili Trawangan, Lombok to avoid the Day of Silence celebration in Bali. As a predominantly Hindu island, the people of Bali will celebrate the Day of Silence (Nyepi Day) by meditating and staying home, while the provincial government shuts down businesses …

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Authorities To Shut Down Electricity In Nusa Penida On Day Of Silence

Officials from the National Electricity Company (PLN) for Bali province have announced that they will continue providing electricity for all of mainland Bali except Nusa Penida during the Day of Silence (Nyepi Day). Communication Manager of PLN for Bali province, I Made Arya said that the plan to shut down the electricity in Nusa Penida …

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ATM Machines and Toll Road Will Be Closed On Nyepi Day Of Silence

Officials from the Bank of Indonesia have announced that they will shut down ATM machines during the Day of Silence (Nyepi Day) celebration. The Head of Indonesian Bank for Bali Province, Trisno Nugroho said that he will shut down all the ATM machines across the island on Saturday (13/3) at 12:00am as a form of …

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