Bali Discovery Tours: Homepage
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Home Bali Contact Bali Practicalities Bali News Bali Services Bali Transportation Bali Sports Bali Excursions Bali Villas Bali Hotels
Home · News · News Update - Death Toll Now Stands at 182
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Bali Hotels
Bali Villas
Special Deals!
Packages
MICE Handling
Bali Excursions
Culinary - Dining
Guided Tour
Bali Spas
Bali Sports
Diving
Golf
Bali Transportation
Car Rental - Selft Drive
Private Jet Charter
Bali News
Bali Services
Bali Practicalities
Bali Contact
Bali Career
Home
 
Bali Update
Subscribe to our free weekly newsletter!
 
PATA header
PATA Gold Award 2007
Bali Update
PATA Gold Award Winner 2007
 
Bali Contact
Bali Discovery Tours
Komplek Pertokoan
Sanur Raya No. 27
Jl. By Pass Ngurah Rai,
Sanur, Bali, Indonesia

Tel:
++62 361 286 283

Fax:
++62 361 286 284

U.S.A. Fax:(toll free)
1-800-506-8633

U.K. Fax:
++44-20-7000-1235

Australian Fax:
++61-2-94750419

24h:
++62 812 3819724

Bali Discovery

SITE PATA ASITA
Bali News

News Update - Death Toll Now Stands at 182

List of Dead from Deadly Car Bomb Attack in Legian Continues to Grow.


(10/14/2002)

(Updates - 1700, 13 October 2002)

Local media sources are now confirming a total of 182 dead as the result of a car bar that exploded shortly after 11:00 p.m. on Saturday night, October 13. That bomb destroyed a popular night spot - The Sari Club and numerous other Kuta businesses. Authorities fear that number will grow with local hospitals reporting at least 15 people on the critically injured list from among the many people who suffered injuries.

The explosion occurred in an area bordered by Sari's Club and the nearby Padi's restaurant. Both establishments suffered massive damage and a fire still burning into the following morning, threatening area business and residences among the tightly packed construction of shops and night spots.

Second Blast Reported

Following reports of the explosion in Kuta's night time entertainment area, a second, seemingly simultaneous, explosion was reported by tempo.co.id in a residential area on the outskirts of Denpasar's Niti Mandala area in Renon.

That explosion took place approximately 100 meters to the south of the American Consulate on Jalan Hayam Wuruk.

Details remain sketchy with police still on the scene, but local residents report two loud blasts that destroyed a number of trees and caused damage to a local street side rain drain.

Initial reports are that no injuries occurred in connection with the second blast.

Blood Donations Needed

balidiscovery.com has been contacted by authorities at the island's General Hospital and asked to spread an appeal for urgently needed blood donations. In particular short supply are all types of negative blood (i.e. A negative, B negative, O negative, and Rh negative). Those able to donate blood are asked to report immediately to the Blood Transfusion Unit at the R.S.U.P. (General Hospital) Sanglah.

Notice to Australian, Canadian and New Zealand Citizens

The Australian Consulate General Office will be open from 08:00 a.m. on Sunday,October 21, 2002.

The Consulate has asked local hotels to assist by faxing a list of any missing Australian, New Zealand, or Canadian hotel guests to 62-(0)361- 231990.

The Public is asked to refrain from calling the Australian Consulate General except in cases of genuine emergency.

For Australian Citizens a 24 hour crisis centre is in operation in Australia at 1300 555 135.

Highest Security Alert

Police and military authorities have declared a siaga satu state of security for the island with police undertaking searches of vehicles using the island's roads and the intoduction of high levels of control and surveillance at all ports of entry and the island's sole airport.

More details at balidiscovery.com as they become available.


© Bali Discovery Tours. Articles may be quoted and reproduced if attributed to http://www.balidiscovery.com.

       

 
 
Bali News by Bali Update
Subscribe to the Bali Update
Receive the latest news from Bali by email!



Our [Privacy Statement] explains how we handle the data you are providing.

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Explore the Archive of the Bali Update
Find related articles in our news archive!




or try to use Google Search :

Home · Bali Hotels · Bali Villas · Bali Excursions · Bali Sports · Bali News · Site Map · RSS

Bali News: More News
Food, A Mother Taught it to Be Cooked
Four Seasons Sayan Launches French Bistro Concept on the Banks of the Ayung River in Ubud, Bali
(5/29/2015)
Food, Glorious Food in the Hills of Bali
Ubud Food Festival Premieres June 5-7m 2015
(5/29/2015)
Australian Boat People Land in Bali
Craig Carterís Sailing Yacht ĎIndianí Wins Line Honors in Fremantle to Bali Race
(5/29/2015)
An Uneasy Truce
Conflict Breaks Out Between Groups Claiming to Run Security at Sky Garden in Kuta, Bali
(5/24/2015)
To the Batcave
20 Kiosks at Goa Lawah Bat Caves Consumed by Fire
(5/24/2015)
Failing to Linger
Average Length-of-Stay in Starred Hotel in March 2015 was 3.25 days.
(5/24/2015)
Beach Assaults
Beach Wrestling on Baliís Kuta Beach September 18-19, 2015
(5/24/2015)
Ending Tobacco Promotion in Denpasar, Bali
Mayor Prepares to Ban all Public Advertising for Tobacco Products in Denpasar, Bali
(5/24/2015)
A Mynah Violation of the Law
Police Confiscate 6 Protected Bali Starlings from an Ubud Bird Collection.
(5/24/2015)
Making Benoa Ship Shape
Detailed Mapping of Port of Benoa, Bali and it Approaches Completed by Hydro-Oceanographic Office
(5/24/2015)
Spouting Off on Sanur Beach
A Pod of Pilot Whales Take Up Temporary Residence Off Sanur Beach in Bali
(5/24/2015)
The Slow Hand of the Law
Badung, Bali Officials Prepare to Place The Crystal Bali on the Bay Resort Project Under Seal
(5/24/2015)
All [News]!