YG Entertainment Issues Apology For SECHSKIES’s Eun Ji Won Violating Social Distancing Regulations
YG Entertainment has released a statement regarding SECHSKIES’s Eun Ji Won violating COVID-19 social distancing regulations.
On August 20, one media outlet reported that Eun Ji Won met with five people at a café in Jeju Island on August 15. They stayed at the café for about an hour, and a man who is believed to be his manager did not allow people to take pictures of him. According to current social distancing regulations of non-metropolitan areas, private gatherings of more than five people are prohibited.
In response to the report, Eun Ji Won’s agency YG Entertainment released the following statement:
We have confirmed that Eun Ji Won recently visited Jeju Island.
We sincerely apologize for the trouble caused by this incident amid the efforts of the quarantine authorities and the sacrifice of many people to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Eun Ji Won is currently deeply reflecting on his carelessness, and we will also seriously recognize and reflect on the fact that our artist violated the social distancing rules.
In addition, we will do our best to ensure that not only the artists but also the executives and employees practice personal hygiene rules and social distancing more thoroughly.