WINNER’s Lee Seung Hoon Gets Positive Diagnosis for COVID-19

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The rest of the members tested negative.

WINNER member and rapper Lee Seung Hoon has contracted the COVID-19 virus. On January 24, YG Entertainment confirmed the news and said, “The PCR test results of members Kang Seung Yoon, Kim Jinwoo and Song Mino, are all negative.”

Lee Seung Hoon

According to the agency, Seung Hoon first received the positive result through the home testing kit which the idol took as a precaution before his filming schedule on January 23. Upon getting the results, all the members immediately halt their scheduled activities and also took PCR tests. YG Entertainment also added that Seunghoon completed his vaccination and is in good health. He also shows no suspicious symptoms before the positive confirmation.

Lee Seung Hoon has just concluded his mandatory military service this month. Since then, he has been very active on all social media platforms connecting with fans. The group also held a surprise V Live on January 17 greeting fans as a group of four. They provided exciting details about what is in store for WINNER.

YG Entertainment’s official statement regarding the matter.

This is YG Entertainment.

Winner Lee Seung Hoon was diagnosed with Corona 19 today (24th).

All of the fellow members (Kang Seung Yoon, Kim Jin Woo, Song Mino)’ Corona 19 PCR test results are negative.

Lee Seung-hoon first confirmed positive in the Corona 19 self-diagnosis kit test conducted preemptively ahead of his personal filming schedule on the 23rd.

After that, all WINNER members immediately stopped their schedules and conducted PCR tests, and only Lee Seunghoon was finally confirmed.

Lee Seunghoon has completed his vaccination and is currently in good health. There were no suspicious symptoms before the confirmation.

We will spare no effort to support Lee Seung Hoon’s speedy recovery as well as the health and safety of our artists.

In addition, we will faithfully cooperate with the epidemiological investigation by the quarantine authorities and take all necessary measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

If there are any changes to the situation, we will announce them immediately.

Get well soon Lee Seung Hoon!

Source: OSEN | Images: YG Entertainment