Kim Jong Kook has tested positive for COVID-19.
On February 10th, Turbo JK Company announced, “Yesterday, Kim Jong Kook felt mild symptoms of a cold and took a self covid test, which came out positive. He then took a PCR test that showed he was positive.” The label explained that the singer has received his second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine and currently has no particular symptoms. “He has canceled all his scheduled activities. He will continue to take proper measures following the regulation of health authorities.” said the agency.
They added, “We will focus on the speedy recovery of the artist and prioritize the safety and health of him.”
In the meantime, cases of breakthrough infections are quickly increasing in the entertainment industry. On the 10th, Ji Seok Jin, Yang Se Chan, and Kim Jun Ho were also confirmed with the virus even after receiving their second dose of vaccines.
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