On July 1, SS501’s Park Jung Min was discharged from the army after two years of service.
The same day, Park Jung Min’s agency released an official statement, saying, “Park Jung Min will be discharged from the army on July 1 after two years of serving as a social service agent. After two years of diligent service, Park Jung Min will now be continuing his career as a singer.”
It was recently revealed to the public that during his service, Park Jung Min had saved a pedestrian who collapsed due to difficulty breathing in February. In regards to this incident, Park Jung Min expressed, “I’m embarrassed that I’m receiving compliments for a natural deed.”
He also shared his thoughts on being discharged. He said, “I learned a lot during the last two years [of service] and it was a meaningful time. Now I want to promise to give back to my fans who waited for me.”
Meanwhile, Park Jung Min is preparing for a comeback as a singer, and has traveled to Japan immediately after being discharged for a fan meeting.