[MHN Roh Pooleun] Kpop singer Chung Ha is tested positive for COVID-19.
Her company MNH Entertainment announced Monday that Chung Ha, the one of the biggest solo stars in k-pop scene, has contracted COVID-19. She was informed earlier in December that she had been in contact with a confirmed case. She underwent testing and received results that turned out to be positive, on Monday morning.
Those she had been in contact with had been alerted to ensure they undergo testing. All of the artists are isolating and those around them have undergone testing, too.
Chung Ha was due to release her first full length album 'Querencia' on January 4, but it is unknown now whether the schedule might be changed.
Later on Monday, JYP Entertainment announced that girl group TWICE are taking tests too as member Sana had been in contact with Chung Ha. TWICE attended Sunday night's Mnet Asian Music Awards (2020 MAMA) ceremony, causing fears of infections linked to the event. Though the event made masks mandatory on stage, the fear and concerns to the social outbreak it may bring out is not dwindling.
Chung Ha is tested positive of COVID-19, related idols are going under test