Comedians Lee Kuk Ju and Choi Sung Min have tested positive for COVID-19.
According to their agency FNC Entertainment, they have tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test on February 26 after testing positive on self-test kits conducted preemptively on February 25 and 26.
The full statement released by FNC Entertainment is as follows:
This is FNC Entertainment.
Comedian Choi Sung Min and comedian Lee Kuk Ju have been tested positive for COVID-19.
Choi Sung Min and Lee Kuk Ju tested positive on self-test kits that were conducted preemptively on February 25 and Lee Kook Ju on February 26 due to mild sore throat symptoms. After that, PCR tests were conducted immediately, and the final confirmation was made on February 26.
Choi Sung Min has completed his booster shot and Lee Kuk Ju has completed her second vaccination. They will be suspending all schedules to self-quarantine and take necessary measures according to the guidelines of the quarantine authorities.
Considering the health and safety of Choi Sung Min and Lee Kuk Ju as a top priority, we will take all necessary measures for treatment and recovery, and we will do our best to prevent the spread of COVID-19 by complying with quarantine guidelines.
Wishing Choi Sung Min and Lee Kuk Ju a speedy recovery.