Kpop group WINNER member Seunghoon Lee tested positive with COVID-19. YG Entertainment announced that WINNER’s Seunghoon Lee performed a COVID-19 test using a self-test kit on January 23. After receiving a positive result, he also received a PCR test through which his diagnosis was confirmed.
Other Kpop group WINNER members, Seungyoon Kang, Jinwoo Kim, and Minho Song, received negative results for all COVID-19 PCR tests.
According to the agency, Seunghoon Lee completed the vaccination and had no suspicious symptoms before receiving positive results. The agency explained that he is still in good health.
An official from YG Entertainment said, “We will spare no effort to support Seunghoon Lee’s rapid recovery as well as the health and safety of all of our artists. Additionally, we will diligently cooperate with the epidemiological investigation of the disease control authorities and take all necessary measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19.”