On March 15, Big Hit Music issued a statement regarding the idol’s condition. They added that after experiencing cold symptoms, Huening Kai took a PCR test and was confirmed to be COVID-19 positive. Other than a sore throat, he is doing okay and is currently undergoing medical treatment at home.
Read their statement below!
This is BIGHIT MUSIC.We would like to provide you with some information regarding the health of TOMORROW X TOGETHER member HUENINGKAI.HUENINGKAI presented symptoms of a cold and took the PCR test on Monday 14th, and was diagnosed with COVID-19 on Tuesday the 15th.
HUENINGKAI is currently not presenting any extraordinary symptoms other than a sore throat, and is undergoing treatment at home while under quarantine.All members have been isolated since taking rapid antigen tests on Thursday the 10th.
YEONJUN, BEOMGYU and TAEHYUN will closely monitor their health while taking special care of their personal hygiene.The company places the artists’ health as our top priority, and we will do everything we can to aid HUENINGKAI in his speedy recovery.
We will also diligently cooperate with the requests and guidelines of the health care authorities.
Just recently Huening Kai gained recognition from the singer Avril Lavigne after he posted a picture of himself to twitter in which he was dressed as a skater. He added the caption “Sk8er Boi” in reference to Lavigne’s hit song of the same name of which he also covered.
We wish Huening Kai a speedy recovery!