Yuri Chinen and Kei Inoo of Hey! Say! JUMP have tested positive for the novel coronavirus COVID-19, according to Johnny & Associates.
On the morning of January 20, Yuri had a fever of 37.5℃, so a PCR test was conducted, with a positive diagnosis being given.
The rest of Hey! Say! JUMP was tested, with Kei testing positive as well. He had previously tested positive in August 2020.
Yuri and Kei are currently under the watch of medical staff.
Hey! Say! JUMP is currently on their “Fab! -Arena speaks.-” tour. Seven shows are now canceled due to the positive tests, two each on January 22 and 23 at Hokkaido Prefectural Sports Center in Sapporo and three at Saitama Super Arena on January 29 and 30.