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Over 20 contract COVID-19 at Bali governor’s residence

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    Jakarta

Jakarta   /   Mon, September 28 2020   /  01:00 am
Residents walk at Puputan Badung Square in Denpasar, Bali on Sept. 13, 2020. Denpasar administration closes several public places following an increase on confirmed COVID-19 cases in the province.(Antara/Nyoman Hendra Wibowo)

More than 20 people living and working in the Bali governor’s official residence, Jaya Sabha, have tested positive for COVID-19. Bali Governor I Wayan Koster confirmed the news on Thursday, kompas.com reported. He revealed that his four adjutants and one gardener were among those who had been infected. Koster’s wife, Ni Putu Putri Suastini Koster, recently posted a video on her Instagram account @niputuputrisuastini, announcing that she, too, had found out she had COVID-19 after taking a swab test. According to her doctor, she was asymptomatic, she said in the video. “All of my vitals, including blood sugar and blood pressure, are normal. My lungs and blood oxygen level are also fine,” Putri said. She added that she and her children had been placed under quarantine at a provincial administration dormitory to prevent her from transmitting the disease to...