Group SEVENTEEN is classified as a close contact with Covid-19 and will temporarily suspend its activities for the 8th mini album.
Pledis Entertainment, the agency, announced on the 19th that “SEVENTEEN’s 8th mini-album activity has been postponed through SEVENTEEN’s official fan cafe.
The agency said, “There was a shooting on June 15 to prepare for Seventeen’s comeback with their eighth mini album, and one member of Hive and one outsourcing staff who participated in the schedule were confirmed to be Covid-19 on the 18th and 19th, respectively.”
“The artist checked negative for infection through a self-diagnosis kit on the evening of the 17th, when the first confirmed person showed symptoms for the first time, and then pre-emptively conducted a PCR test and received all negative results on the morning of the 18th.” Currently, the artist has no symptoms of infection, such as fever and respiratory diseases. However, on the evening of the 19th, all the people who participated in the 15-day schedule, including the artist, were classified as close contacts and asked to self-isolate from the night of the 19th to the 29th.
The agency said, “SEVENTEEN plans to postpone activities related to the 8th mini album, including SBS’ popular song, SEVENTEEN 8th Mini Album ‘Your Choice’ online fan signing event, which was scheduled to be held on the 20th.” “We will inform you again after the artist’s self-isolation,” he said.
Seventeen released their eighth mini album “Your Choice” on Wednesday.
[Reporter Lee Da-gyeom, Star Today]
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