MONSTA X Tests Negative For COVID-19
All of the MONSTA X members have tested negative for COVID-19.
On December 18, it was reported that a “The King of Mask Singer” staff member who took part in the show’s filming shoot on December 15 had been diagnosed with COVID-19.
As MONSTA X members Minhyuk and Kihyun had both participated in the shoot in question, Starship Entertainment announced that all of the MONSTA X members and their staff had chosen to undergo testing for COVID-19 as a precautionary measure.
On the morning of December 19, Starship Entertainment officially announced that all of the MONSTA X members had tested negative for the virus.
The agency’s full statement is as follows:
Hello, this is Starship Entertainment.
We are notifying you of MONSTA X’s COVID-19 test results.
Following the confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis of a “The King of Mask Singer” staff member who participated in the filming shoot attended by MONSTA X members Minhyuk and Kihyun, all of the MONSTA X members and their staff underwent testing for COVID-19 yesterday (December 18) as a precautionary measure.
According to their test results from the Seoul Testing Center, all of the MONSTA X members tested negative for COVID-19. We are currently still waiting for the test results of several staff members.
We apologize for giving the fans cause for concern, and we will continue to follow government guidelines and exercise even more caution in the future to prevent the spread [of COVID-19].