Super Junior‘s Shindong has just tested positive for COVID-19. On November 12, 2021, SJ Label‘s representative made a statement to the news outlet, Star Today, to confirm the news.
Shindong received the results of the PCR test on November 11, 2021, and has been in self-quarantine ever since. He had been in direct, close contact with a confirmed case for the virus and went to test himself on November 10.
It was reported that he had been vaccinated with the Janssen vaccine previously and was scheduled for a booster shot the week of November 15, 2021. Despite that, he had been inflicted with the virus through transmission. This comes during a time in South Korea where people are scrambling to get vaccinated.
It was confirmed that thankfully, he did not make recent physical contact with the other members nor the cast and crew of Knowing Bros, where he is a fixed panel at. Wishing him a speedy recovery!