Update: BLACKPINK’s Lisa Diagnosed With COVID-19 + Other Members Test Negative
Updated November 25 KST:
Here is YG Entertainment’s new statement released on November 25:
Following their Real Time RT-PCR tests, BLACKPINK’s Jisoo, Rosé, and Jennie have received negative confirmed results.
Lisa was informed of her confirmed diagnosis on November 24 ahead of plans to film video content. Lisa’s health is in good state, and she did not exhibit any special symptoms.
All four members of BLACKPINK have been completely vaccinated for COVID-19, and the company and our artists have been paying special attention to our health and safety through regular pre-emptive tests.
We wish Lisa a quick recovery, and we will continue to earnestly cooperate with the health authorities’ epidemiological investigations and take all possible measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
BLACKPINK’s Lisa has tested positive for COVID-19.
On November 24, her agency released the following statement:
This is YG Entertainment.
BLACKPINK’s Lisa was diagnosed with COVID-19 this afternoon (November 24).
The other three BLACKPINK members have not been classified as close contacts yet, but they immediately received PCR tests after hearing of Lisa’s positive COVID-19 results, and they are currently awaiting their results.
We first shared this information quickly and accurately with representatives and staff, and we took strong preemptive measures even beyond the guidelines of health authorities.
We will continue to not hold back on providing full support with the health of our artists and related staff members as the top priority. If there are any changes in the future, we will once again notify you quickly.
Wishing Lisa a speedy recovery!