“ITZY member Chaeryeong has tested positive for COVID-19 on the afternoon of February 16.
JYP Entertainment’s ITZY is a 5-member girl group. They are Yeji, Lia, Ryujin, Chaeryeong, and Yuna. They made their debut with their first single album “IT’z Different” on February 11, 2019.
JYPE issued an official statement via ITZY’s fan community board on February 16, revealing,
Previously, Chaeryeong tested negative on February 12 after undergoing a precautionary PCR test. On the morning of February 15, Chaeryeong underwent a self-diagnosis kit test, which showed a positive result. Immediately afterward, she underwent a PCR test, and as of February 16, her results have returned positive. Currently, Chaeryeong has completed her second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine and is currently experiencing minor symptoms such as a cough and a headache. She will receive treatment at home while quarantining, according to the guidelines provided by healthcare authorities.”
Meanwhile, ITZY members Lia and Yeji tested positive for COVID-19 over the weekend.