BTS’ Jungkook Confirmed With COVID-19

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Hoping for your speedy recovery, BTS’ Jungkook!

Big Hit Music has recently announced that their prized artist, BTS’ Jungkook, tested positive for COVID-19.

The agency shared the news with fans, revealing that the idol received a positive result after arriving in Las Vegas.

According to the agency, Jungkook tested negative using a PCR test in Korea, and he departed for the United States on Sunday, March 27 (KST) in preparation for the Grammy Awards performance.

When he arrived in Las Vegas, he immediately took a rapid PCR test and a standard PCR test since he felt a slight discomfort in his throat. On March 28 (PT), he received positive results for both tests.

“Jungkook has been currently under self-quarantine and treatment, following the guidelines of health authorities in the United States. He is not exhibiting any symptoms other than a mild sore throat, and we will attentively monitor his health during the quarantine,” the agency said.

In addition, the agency revealed that Jungkook’s participation in the future activities in the United States will be determined by the local COVID-19 regulations.

BTS is scheduled to grace the 64th Grammy Awards, which will happen live in Las Vegas on April 3 at 8 PM ET. Moreover, the septet will meet fans through their sold-out four-day concert BTS PERMISSION TO DANCE ON STAGE – LAS VEGAS on April 8, 9, 15, and 16 at the Allegiant Stadium.

Source: Big Hit Music