ARMYs Worried As BTS’s Suga Tests Positive For COVID-19!
Netizens and ARMYs (the fandom name of BTS) were shocked as the sudden news regarding BTS Suga's test results for COVID-19 has returned, and it came back positive!
As of writing this article, today on December 24, BTS's entertainment label, Big Hit Music (aka HYBE), has gone on to announce that Suga has tested positive for COVID-19. The agency suspects that Suga came in contact with a person positive with the sickness during BTS's travels to the US.
BTS's Suga was not in contact with other BTS members during his time of contracting COVID-19.
Big Hit Music's statement is as follows:
This is Big Hit Music.
BTS member Suga was confirmed with COVD-19 on Friday, December 24 during his self-quarantine after taking the PCR test immediately upon his return to Korea on Thursday, December 23.
Suga completed his second round of the COVID-19 vaccination in late August and is not presenting any symptoms as of today. He is currently administering self-care at home per the guidelines of the healthcare authorities.
Suga, who had a number of personal engagements in the United States during BTS's official time off, tested negative for the PCR test taken before traveling to the United States and began his self-quarantine after taking the PCR test upon his return to Korea. He received positive results during quarantine, and there was no contact with the other members.
The company places the artists' health as our top priority, and we will do everything we can to aid Suga in his speedy recovery. We will also diligently cooperate with the requests and guidelines of the healthcare authorities.
ARMYs and personal fans of BTS's Suga are wishing the K-pop star to have a speedy and safe recovery. Stay tuned for more news and updates regarding your favorite K-pop artists!