On January 31, BIGHIT MUSIC took to Weverse to announce that BTS‘s Jimin tested positive for COVID-19 and had also underwent successful surgery for acute appendicitis.
All seven members of BTS are currently on an extended vacation upon arriving back to Korea from their time in the United States. It was reported that Jimin had not had any contact with any of the other members during his infectious stage.
Upon hearing the news, an outpouring of love and support was seen across multiple social media channels like Twitter, TikTok, and Instagram.
#GetWellSoonJimin and “JIMIN JIMIN” are still trending on Twitter and have amassed over 1M tweets, as fans continue to shower Jimin with love and send their best wishes for a speedy recovery.
Get well soon Jimin ❤ pic.twitter.com/EVSFobhQfL
— JIMIN DATA | REST (@PJM_data) January 31, 2022
On Twitter alone, “JIMIN JIMIN” and “#GetWellSoonJimin” surpassed a million tweets each.
The one who told us to wear masks, wear warm clothes, eat proper meals, take care of ourselves is currently suffering this, I hope for the speedy recovery jimin baby angel :((
— Kay⁷𓍯 slow ツ (@jmkvult) January 31, 2022
ARMYs took to Twitter to show their love for Jimin, and we found some of the cutest ways ARMYs wished Jimin a speedy recovery. Scroll down to see the work of talented ARMYs!
— ⁷ 𝚗𝚎𝚏𝚘𝚠𝚜 🎨 fanartist (@yoongeesus) January 31, 2022
— 𝙳𝙰𝚁𝙻𝚈𝙽✨ (@Darlyn_twt) January 31, 2022
Jimin in his own merch.
— jess ✨ (@jiminadoodle) January 31, 2022
— Art Resides in Heart (@ResidesIn) January 31, 2022
The cuteness overload is next level.
— Meow⁷ (@BangtanMeeow) January 31, 2022
— 👽💜🐙.Robina🌌✨COLDTAN (@RobinA_95) January 31, 2022
Jimin joined by all his BT21 friends!
— *SerAph🐻🐥*My Love* (@vm_seraph) January 31, 2022
— lindsey⁷ 🌈🎨✨ (@moonlambs) February 1, 2022
Can’t forget about Papa Mochi.
— ¹⁰ㅂrㅂi🐣¹³ (@jm1004486) January 31, 2022
Jimin get well soon 💜 pic.twitter.com/uy7Ihid9eL
— lcheeryㅣcommissions open | Etsy shop open (@lcheeryart) January 31, 2022
— °• *• ° Winter🪐 (@Kim_Bear13) January 31, 2022
— De⁷ | Comissions Open (4/10) | (@De_adeza) January 31, 2022
Video makes me cry lmao 😭😭😭
It's really heat touching 💜
Army's are related this situation🥲
— 움메 쿨숨 리나 ⟬⟭ ⟭⟬ ⁷ 📌📌🍓🐯🍓📌📌 (@OTsevenVlinA) January 31, 2022
These edited video clips are so cute!
— 💜GetWellSoonJimin my love💜 (@bts___lovely) January 31, 2022
my angel 🙁
— abbie ✨🐣✨ (@abbiepjm2) January 31, 2022
“Rest comfortably #JIMIN”
— McDannie¹³ (slow) (@McDannie) November 18, 2021
— J♡⁷ 🌸 (@Moonrosecafejo) January 31, 2022
We hope Jimin got to see all the love he got across social media and we’re hoping for a speedy and full recovery!