K-pop idol group iKON members Jinhwan, Yunhyeong, and Donghyuk have tested positive for COVID-19. On January 23, YG Entertainment revealed that they first tested using a self-diagnostic kit after feeling mild cold symptoms. Below is the official statement.
Hello this is YG Entertainment. iKON members Kim Jinhwan, Song Yunhyeong, and Kim Donghyuk tested positive for COVID-19 today (January 23). They first confirmed positive after using a self-diagnosis kit on January 22 after feeling mild cold symptoms.
Afterwards, all iKON members immediately stopped schedules and conducted PCR tests. The three previously mentioned members confirmed positive while Bobby, Ju-ne, and Chanwoo tested negative during self-isolation.
We will spare no effort to support the fast recovery of the three members as well as the health and safety of all our artists. In addition, we will faithfully cooperate with the quarantine authorities and take all necessary measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19. If there are any changes in the future, we will notify you as soon as possible.