Many celebrities around the world have tested positive for novel coronavirus, and are currently being treated for the same. Kim Jaejoong of South Korean group JYJ has revealed that he has tested positive for COVID-19 and is currently in hospital.
The K-pop star took on his Instagram account to share the news. He wrote, “I have contracted Coronavirus (Covid-19). It was careless of me to disregard all of the cautions provided by the government and those around me. Just how big could one individual’s behavior impact all of society be…I am sorry to those who could have been infected by me. The stupid judgments I made, it’s how I became like this. I lived thinking it would never happen to me.”
He further added that he has currently been hospitalized and he feels grateful and apologetic reflecting on his past. In a heartfelt note, he wrote, “There are so many things I want to say…There are so many people I want to see.”
All the K-pop fans are currently in shock and are sending their best wishes to the singer and are hoping for his speedy recovery.