Two members of the K-pop band SF9 they passed a positive test for COVID-19.
Earlier today (October 14) the group’s agency FNC Entertainment announced that members Dawon and Hwiyoung had been diagnosed with a coronavirus. The duo underwent PCR tests yesterday after being in contact with a positive COVID-19 condition.
“Currently, Dawon and Hwiyoung are isolated and taking the necessary measures as directed by the disease control authorities,” the FNC said in a statement. South Korean media, as translated Soompi. In addition, the remaining members of SF9 have so far tested negative for the coronavirus after “PCR-conducting tests”.
“Other SF9 members are waiting for results, whether they fall into that category or not [close contacts of COVID-19 positive cases]”If the need for self-quarantine is identified, they will follow the self-quarantine guidelines when they are sufficiently rested,” the FNC added.
The agency also added that “following the requirements and guidelines of disease control authorities, the health and safety of our artists will be a priority.”
Dawon and Hwiyoung have been the last idols of K-pop in recent months, and they have given a positive result for COVID-19. At the end of last month, ASTRO JinJin and Dreamcatcher’s Gahyeon diagnosed with COVID-19 virus.
At the same time Six of ENHYPEN’s seven members gave positive results in early September. There is a boyband Since recovering from COVID-19 and later released their first full-length studio album “Dimension: Dilemma”.