Fromis_9’s Park Jiwon has tested positive for COVID-19. According to Pledis Entertainment, she conducted a self-diagnosis kit on the afternoon of March 23 and immediately took a rapid antigen test, which confirmed a positive result. Below is the official statement.
Hello, this is Pledis Entertainment. We would like to inform you about Park Jiwon’s positive COVID-19 result and the future schedule adjustments for fromis_9. Park Jiwon received a positive result through a self-diagnosis kit and immediately underwent a rapid antigen test, confirming her positive result.
She is currently experiencing no other symptoms other than a slight cough and is receiving treatment at home. Song Hayoung, Roh Jisun, and Lee Nagyung, who were close contacts with Park Jiwon all confirmed negative trough a self-diagnosis test that was taken as a preemptive measure on March 23.
Although there are no abnormal symptoms, she will be taking time off from fromis_9 schedules for the time being. We will inform you about her future schedules when quarantine is lifted. We put the artist’s health as our first priority and we will do our best to support her through treatment and recovery so she can meet fans in a healthy state. Thank you.