SEVENTEEN‘s agency, Pledis Entertainment stated that all members have tested for COVID-19 following a visit to a hair salon where there was a confirmed case.
The agency revealed that SEVENTEEN visited a hair salon that was visited by a COVID-19 carrier, and that their whereabouts overlapped, which caused concern.
While the group was not advised by the health authorities to get tested, they decided to take the precaution anyway for the health and safety of their fellow artists and staff.
All members of SEVENTEEN will be in self-isolation until they receive their test results.
Pledis Entertainment apologized for the worry they caused and promised to do everything in their power to keep their idols safe.
Read the full statement below:
Hello, this is Pledis Entertainment.
The hair salon that SEVENTEEN visited on December 16 was visited by a COVID-19 carrier, and we were notified that their whereabouts overlapped.
Although we weren’t asked by the health authorities to get tested, every member got tested for the sake of our fellow artists and staff, and they will be in self-isolation until their test results come out.
We apologize for causing you worry, and we promise to do everything in our power to protect the health and safety of our idols.
— Pledis Entertainment