It is revealed that PENTAGON’s Hui delays military enlistment due to the effect of COVID-19 resurge.
PENTAGON recently underwent COVID-19 testing after member Yeo One crossed paths with a confirmed COVID-19 case. Yeo One tested negative on November 28, and it was announced on December 2 that the rest of the members also tested negative. PENTAGON’s online concert “WE L:VE,” which was originally scheduled to take place on November 29, was postponed to a later date.
Hui also took part in the recording for the November 28 episode of “Music Core.” The performer lineup for the day included UP10TION, whose members Bitto and Kogyeol later tested positive for COVID-19.
On December 2, Cube Entertainment released the following statement about Hui’s enlistment:
"HELLO, THIS IS CUBE ENTERTAINMENT.
WE WOULD LIKE TO INFORM YOU THAT HUI’S ENLISTMENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED.
WITH INCREASING CASES OF COVID-19 IN THE K-POP INDUSTRY RECENTLY, HUI TOOK PART IN A MUSIC SHOW ON NOVEMBER 28 WHERE A POSITIVE CASE OF COVID-19 WAS FOUND AMONG THE CAST. HE IS CURRENTLY UNDER SELF-QUARANTINE.
DUE TO THESE CIRCUMSTANCES, HUI’S ENLISTMENT DATE HAS BEEN POSTPONED FROM DECEMBER 3. THE NEW DATE WILL BE ANNOUNCED LATER.
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