[BREAKING] BTS RM And Jin Test Positive For COVID-19

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Two more BTS members have tested positive for COVID-19!

On December 25, Big Hit Music released a statement to announce that RM and Jin have been diagnosed with COVID-19, fellow member Suga had tested positive last night.

After returning from his activities on December 17, RM underwent PCR testing and the results came out negative. Regardless, due to the recently imposed quarantine rules, he had to self-quarantine. RM tested positive a couple of days later. Jin, who returned on December 6, tested negative when he came back but recently he felt flu-like symptoms, after getting tested, his results came out positive. Jin is undergoing treatment at home since his symptoms are mild.

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Here is Big Hit’s statement:



BTS members RM and Jin were diagnosed with COVID-19 on the evening of Saturday, December 25.

After returning on Friday the 17th from the United States following his personal schedule as part of his official vacation period, RM immediately underwent PCR testing, was found negative and entered into self-quarantine in his home as mandated by COVID-19 control procedures. However, he underwent PCR testing today before his scheduled release from quarantine and was found to be positive for COVID-19; he is currently exhibiting no particular symptoms.

Jin returned to Korea on Monday, December 6 and underwent PCR testing immediately after his return and again before his release from self-quarantine, and was found negative on both occasions. However, feeling flu-like symptoms this afternoon he underwent PCR testing and was found positive for COVID-19 late this evening. He is exhibiting mild symptoms including light fever, and is undergoing self-treatment at home.

RM and Jin both completed their second round of COVID-19 vaccinations in late August, and are currently undergoing self-treatment at home as per health authority guidelines. Neither member had any contact with other members after their return to Korea.

Our company will continue to provide support for the rapid recovery of RM and Jin, placing our highest priority on the health and safety of our artists. We will continue to cooperate fully with the requests and guidelines of healthcare authorities.

Thank you.

Wishing RM and Jin a speedy recovery!

By Kevin Miller

My name is Kevin Miller and I am responsible for writing Kpop content on Jazminemedia.com~ I have been a fan of Kpop since 2014 and I am a multi-stan

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