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BTS singer Jimin has been hospitalized for appendicitis, he has COVID

BTS singer Jimin gives positive test for COVID-19 before emergency appendicitis surgery … as he becomes the 4th member of his band to become infected with the virus

  • Jimin, a singer with the K-pop band BTS, tested positive for coronavirus
  • He learned he had COVID-19 when he went to the hospital
  • The star was suffering from acute appendicitis and needed surgery
  • “The operation was successful,” his representatives said on Monday
  • “And now Jimin is recovering from the procedure,” it was added


Jimin, a singer and dancer with the K-pop group BTS, tested positive for coronavirus and also underwent surgery for acute appendicitis, his management agency Big Hit Music reported on Monday.

Jimin, whose full name is Park Jim-min, went to hospital on Sunday after suffering from sudden abdominal pain along with a mild sore throat, a statement from Big Hit Music said.

He tested positive for coronavirus and underwent surgery for appendicitis on Monday, the statement added.

Ill: Jimin, singer and dancer of the K-pop group BTS, tested positive for coronavirus and also underwent surgery for acute appendicitis, his management agency Big Hit Music reported on Monday. Seen in September

The band is all here: Suga, Jin, Jungkook, RM, Jimin and J-Hope from BTS arrive at the 2021 American Music Awards in LA

The band is all here: Suga, Jin, Jungkook, RM, Jimin and J-Hope from BTS arrive at the 2021 American Music Awards in LA

“The operation was successful and Jimin is currently recovering from his procedure,” Big Hit Music said, adding that he was recovering quickly from his COVID-19 infection.

The singer had to receive several days of inpatient treatment for COVID-19 along with postoperative care, the statement said.

Jimin, 26, is at least the fourth member of the seven-member group to test positive for coronavirus.

With a special friend: Megan Thee Stallion joins BTS (Jin, Suga, J-Hope, RM, Jimin, V and Jungkook.) On stage during their sold-out show at Sofi Stadium in November

With a special friend: Megan Thee Stallion joins BTS (Jin, Suga, J-Hope, RM, Jimin, V and Jungkook.) On stage during their sold-out show at Sofi Stadium in November

Rapper RM, vocalist Jin and rapper Suga tested positive in December, shortly after the band returned from a series of live concerts in the United States.

The concerts in the USA were the first BTS in the country since 2019, when they toured Asia, Europe and North America.

Since their debut in 2013, BTS has topped the global K-Pop craze with playful, upbeat music and dance, as well as lyrics and social campaigns aimed at empowering young people.

South Korea kept overall COVID-19 cases and deaths low with aggressive contact tracking and testing, but the Omicron option became dominant this month, sending cases to a record daily high of 17,532 on Sunday.

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Busy 2021: (LR) V, Suga, Jin, Jung Kook, RM, Jimin and J-hope arrive for the release of their new digital single album Butter in May

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BTS singer Jimin has been hospitalized for appendicitis, he has COVID

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