UPDATES ON COVID-19 IN BALI PROVINCE
Denpasar, 15 August 2020… Bali province COVID-19 accelerated countermeasure task force presented the updates on Corona Virus Disease (COVID-19) management in Bali as per Saturday (15/8), the number of positive patients increased by 44 persons all from local transmission (LT). In total, the number of positive cases is 4,024 persons.
The number of recovered patients has increased reaching 87.77%, with total of 3,532 recovered patients, an additional 48 persons from LT.
There was no additional death reported, so the cumulative number of deaths is 49 persons or 1.22%.
Positive patients in care (active case) is 443 persons all Indonesian citizens, treated at 17 hospitals, and quarantined at di Bapelkesmas, UPT Nyitdah, Wisma Bima, Hotel Ibis, Hotel Gran Mega and BPK Pering.
The number of positive cases in Bali is dominated by local transmission, with a total of 3,633 cases, consisting of 3,621 Indonesian citizens and 12 foreign citizens.
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Bali Tourism Board (BTB) was established in 2002 has ten members from Tourism Associations in Bali, and aims to build and develop a better and sustainable tourism industry in Bali and Indonesia, by nurturing partnership between professionals, government and local community.
BTB positions itself as an organization that channels communication and information, representation, consultation for tourism, public and government and develops better quality local community life. In 2011, Bali Tourism Board was renamed into Gabungan Industri Pariwisata Indonesia (GIPI) Bali. Further information see www.balitourismboard.or.id.
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