On January 16th, LDH announced that GENERATIONS from EXILE TRIBE member Komori Hayato has tested positive for COVID-19.
LDH artists are required to take the PCR test on a regular basis. They announced, "After taking a periodic PCR test, it has been confirmed that our artist, GENERATIONS from EXILE TRIBE's Komori Jun, has been infected with the novel coronavirus though asymptomatic."
As such, Komori will not be participating in the 'GENERATIONS Online Release Event' that's scheduled on the 17th as well as his regular programs for the time being. According to the health center, no one has been identified as persons of close contact, and the other six members of GENERATIONS have all tested negative.
Komori also stated, "I have been taking infection control measures thoroughly on a daily basis, and my condition had been perfect while carrying out my activities, so I feel very frustrated that it has turned out this way." He continued, "Right now, with the guidance of the health center and specialists, I will do my best to recover by resting in order return as soon as possible."