‘I have Covid-19’: K-pop star’s April Fool’s Instagram post backfires as social media and fans react with anger

//‘I have Covid-19’: K-pop star’s April Fool’s Instagram post backfires as social media and fans react with anger

‘I have Covid-19’: K-pop star’s April Fool’s Instagram post backfires as social media and fans react with anger

K-pop singer Kim Jae-joong has come under fire on social media for announcing on Instagram that he had contracted the novel coronavirus, only to reveal an hour later that it was an April Fool’s Day joke.Kim, a former member of the boy band boy band TVXQ as well as the trio JYJ, first announced to his 1.9 million Instagram followers in Korean today that “I’ve been infected with Covid-19. This was all due to my carelessness, for ignoring the advice provided by the government and all those around…

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