Lisa of the South Korean girl group BLACKPINK has been diagnosed with COVID-19, her agency, YG Entertainment confirmed.
In a statement released on Wednesday evening, November 24, it was revealed that her COVID-19 test yielded a positive result which came out afternoon of the same day.
Meanwhile, other BLACKPINK members have yet to receive the results from their swab tests.
“The other three BLACKPINK members have not been classified as close contacts yet, but they immediately received PCR tests after hearing of Lisa’s positive COVID-19 results, and they are currently awaiting their results,” the statement read as translated by Korean entertainment news site Soompi.
YG Entertainment also assured fans that guidelines implemented by health authorities have been strictly followed.
“We first shared this information quickly and accurately with representatives and staff, and we took strong preemptive measures even beyond the guidelines of health authorities,” the statement read.
YG Entertainment also said it will exert full support to put the health of both their artists and staff at the top of their priority.
“We will continue to not hold back on providing full support with the health of our artists and related staff members as the top priority. If there are any changes in the future, we will once again notify you quickly,” the statement said.