Stray Kids’ Seungmin has confirmed positive for COVID-19. He is the third member after Han and Changbin to test positive. According to JYP Entertainment, Seungmin had been self-isolating even after receiving a negative test on March 19, and ultimately tested positive after an additional PCR test on March 20.
The agency released an official statement explaining his current situation, as well as his canceled events as he recuperates.
Hello, this is JYP Entertainment. We would like to inform you that Stray Kids’ Seungmin has tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday, March 20. Seungmin had been self-islolating as a preemptive response after receiving a negative test on March 19. He then received a positive test on March 20 after taking an additional PCR test.
Seungmin has currently completed the second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine and is self-isolating in accordance with the quarantine authorities. He currently does not have any abnormal symptoms.
The Stray Kids members have been living in separate living spaces since the afternoon of March 18. They will continue to pay attention to personal hygiene and continuously check their health. Due to this, we would like to inform you that the following radio activities scheduled for March 21-22 has been canceled.
- SBS Power FM Choi Hwa Jung’s Power Time
- MBC FM4U Kim Shin Young’s Noon Song Of Hope
In addition, the video call and fan sign event that was scheduled for March 26 will be postponed to a later date after consultation. We ask the fans for you understanding. We will do our best to help with the speedy recovery of our artists as we consider the artists’ health as our top priority. Thank you.
— JYP Entertainment