Group SEVENTEEN has been classified as a close contact of a confirmed case of COVID-19 and is self-isolating and will postpone their new album activities. Through the official SNS accounts, Pledis Entertainment announced on the 19th that SEVENTEEN will be postponing the activities for their 8th mini album, including SBS ‘Inkigayo’ and online fan signing, which were scheduled to be on the 20th. The agency said, “On June 15 (Tuesday), there was a filming to prepare for SEVENTEEN’s 8th mini album comeback, and there was one HYBE staff and an outside staff
that has been confirmed with COVID-19 on the 18th and 19th respectively. SEVENTEEN members tested for COVID-19 on the 17th when the first patient showed symptoms
and received negative test results.” According to the agency, Seventeen was classified as a close contact by the disease control authorities and was asked to self-isolate from the night of the 19th to the 29th.