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Former Government Official Beaten in Kerobokan Prison


The former head of the Department of Revenue, currently being held in Kerobokan prison, was badly beaten by inmates yesterday.

The former Buleleng official, Nyoman Pastika, was taken to intensive care at Sanglah Hospital as a result of the beating.

The head of the prison, IGN Wiratna, says he has received a full report of the incident but is still waiting on some details.

“The report is there but we have not completed the chronology of events,” Wiratna told reporters yesterday.
Nyoman Pastika is accused of corruption related to land taxes in the mining, forestry, and plantation industries in Buleleng regency, and is currently being detained at the prison.

Source:, Mantan Pejabat Buleleng Dikeroyok di LP Kerobokan

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