Hwang Minhyun of NU’EST was tested negative for COVID-19.
On March 1, an official from Pledis Entertainment, Minhyun’s gency, stated that “Hwang Min Hyun and all the staff members who visited Milan, Italy, were tested negative for COVID-19.” He also added that “However, to ensure the safety, no other schedules will be made for the time being.”
Earlier, rumors about Minhyun being infected with the new coronavirus emerged, mainly on SNS and online communities.
Minhyun returned after attending the “Moncler Genius 2020” in Milan, Italy on February 19 (local time). Since then, a staff member of a celebrity who recently went on a business trip to Milan Fashion Week in Italy and a 32-year-old woman who accompanied him have reportedly been confirmed with COVID-19.