On February 17, Big Hit Music has stated that Yeonjun had felt unwell on February 12, so he went to the hospital and took a PCR test but it came back negative, he still quarantined away from the members out of precaution. He later experienced mild symptoms such as a sore throat and mild fever, he took a PCR test again on February 16 and it came back positive this morning.
The other TXT members have also taken the PCR test and it all came back negative.
You can read the full English statement below:
“This is Big Hit Music.
We would like to provide you with some information regarding the health of TOMORROW X TOGETHER (TXT) member Yeonjun.
Yeonjun had felt unwell including having a headache on Saturday the 12th and took the PCR test after visiting the hospital of which came back negative. Since then, he went into preemptive quarantine away from the other members. He later started to present other mild symptoms such as a mild fever and sore throat, and took another PCR test on Wednesday the 16th, and was diagnosed with COVID-19 this morning.
Yeonjun completed two rounds of COVID-19 vaccinations, and is not presenting any extraordinary symptoms other than a mild fever and sore throat. He is currently undergoing treatment at home while waiting for further guidelines from the health care authorities.
None of the TXT members other than Yeonjun are presenting any symptoms, and everyone received negative results from the self-tests they took today.
The company places the artists’ health as our top priority, and we will do everything we can to aid Yeonjun in his speedy recovery. We will also diligently cooperate with the requests and guidelines of the health care authorities.
Get well soon Yeonjun!