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AB6IX Woojin Is The Most Recent K-Pop Idol To Test Positive Of COVID-19

by Victoria Marian Belmis / Feb 17, 2022 12:05 PM EST
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AB6IX member Park Woojin has been confirmed with COVID-19.

Brand New Music, the management company of AB6IX's Woojin, announced on the group's fan cafe that the former WANNA ONE rapper has tested positive for COVID-19.

READ: Chaeryeong Is The Third ITZY Member To Test Positive Of COVID-19 After Lia And Yeji

"Park Woojin was diagnosed with Corona 19 this morning as a result of the PCR test conducted on the 15th," Brand New Music announced.

READ: BTOB's Eunkwang Is Diagnosed With COVID-19

Park Woojin has completed his booster shot of the COVID-19 vaccine and currently has no symptoms other than a mild sore throat. Currently, Woojin is undergoing home quarantine in accordance with the guidelines of the quarantine authorities.

READ: ITZY's Yeji Tests Positive For COVID-19 Following Lia


The other members of AB6IX including Jeon Woong, Kim Donghyun, and Lee Daehwi as well as all the staff also underwent PCR testing and were negative. 

Brand New Music also added that the remaining member of AB6IX will be closely monitored despite testing negative.

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As the number of daily confirmed cases has recently approached 100,000 in South Korea, the number of confirmed cases is also increasing in the K-Pop industry.

READ: Youtube Royalties: BLACKPINK, BTS, BIGBANG, And TWICE Are The Most Subscribed K-Pop Acts On The Platform

Many other idols including ITZY's Chaeryeong, Lia, and Yeji as well as BTOB's Eunkwang and ATEEZ's San have also tested positive for COVID-19. Not only idols but celebrities such as Lee Seung Gi have also been infected by the virus.

READ: Netizens & Fans Saddened As Superstar Lee Seung Gi Tests Positive For The COVID-19 Virus!

Hoping for Park Woojin's speedy recovery! Stay tuned for more updates.

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