BLACKPINK star Lisa has tested positive for COVID-19, according to a statement released by YG Entertainment. The announcement also said that the three other members of the group -- Jisoo, Jennie, and Rose, are anticipating their test results.
The label also assured fans that fellow bandmates Jennie, Jisoo, and Rose were not classified as 'close contacts', but precautionary measures were being taken.
While Lisa is on her road to recovery, her three BLACKPINK bandmates were made to take the PCR tests and their results are expected.
In a statement to the media, the label said, "We shared this information quickly and accurately with representatives and staff, and we took strong preemptive measures beyond the guidelines of health authorities. We'll continue to provide full support with the health of our artists and related staff members as our top priority. If there are any changes in the future, we'll once again notify you quickly."
Following the announcement of Lisa's positive status, BLINKs throughout the world got #GetWellSoonLisa trending. Fans also extended their support and good wishes to the three BLACKPINK stars, urging them to stay safe.
#BLACKPINK's #Lisa tests positive for Covid-19!ðÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂðÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂðÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂ #Jennie,#Jisoo & #Rosé are not classified to have come in close contact with Lisa, and are currently awaiting their test results.— World Music Awards (@WORLDMUSICAWARD) November 24, 2021
Here's wishing Lisa a very speedy recovery! @BLACKPINK #GetwellsoonLisa pic.twitter.com/ThF7V0ZmuL