BLACKPINK member Rosé has tested positive for COVID-19.
According to a report by mk.co.kr as translated by Soompi, Rose's agency YG Entertainment confirmed the news.
"BLACKPINK’s Rosé’s took a PCR test before her [overseas] departure on February 28, and the results came back positive, leading to a cancellation of a part of her overseas activities," the agency said via statement.
"The other three members (Jisoo, Jennie, and Lisa) tested negative, and no one, including Rosé who was diagnosed with COVID-19, is exhibiting any particular symptoms," the agency added.
YG Entertainment said that all the members of BLACKPINK have completed their COVID-19 vaccinations.
"We will prioritize the health of our artists and staff members and spare no effort [for their well-being]. We would appreciate it if you could show support for Rosé’s rapid recovery as well as the BLACKPINK members who are active globally. We will provide an update if there are any changes in the future," YG remarked.
Rosé is one of the many Korean celebrities who contracted the virus amid the COVID surge in South Korea due to the omicron variant.