WION Web Team New Delhi
Sep 17, 2019, 08.22 AM
Just a month back, K-pop band BTS had announced that they were going on an "official long-term break since their debut" in 2013. The break did not last long, much to the relief of their fans. Five weeks after the band announced its long break, BTS is now back in action as they were spotted at Seoul's Incheon Airport jetting off to a foreign location.
In a statement published by the South Korean news agency Yonhap, the group's management, Big Hit Entertainment, said, "Wrapping up its extended vacation, BTS departed overseas this morning for an engagement abroad."
While the exact reason for their travel is not known, media reports suggest that the seven-member band were travelling to shoot for a reality show.
The news of their return created quite a buzz on social media, as several fans stormed the Internet with their reactions, making #BTSisback trending on social media.
One of the users shared the picture of a member of the band from an award ceremony. "When you finally have a purpose cause BTS is back #BTSisBack," he wrote.
Another excited user shared a GIF of the boy band and wrote, "wow wow wow! I just woke up and saw that BTS is back one of the best news in my life I swear #BTSisback so excited && happy! and they all look so good and healthy tho omg my heart........"
wow wow wow ! i just woke up and saw that bts is back one of the best news in my life i swear 🥺🖤 #BTSisback so excited && happy! and they all look so good and heathly tho omg my heart....... @BTS_twtpic.twitter.com/iOVd3uCXfS
The seven-member South Korean boy band comprising of V, J-Hope, RM, Jin, Jimin, Jungkook, and Suga went on its official vacation on August 11 -- the first in its world-dominating six-year career.
During the break, the members often reached out to fans on their official social media accounts to report their activities.#BTSArmy: Aaahhhh they are back! #BTSisBack EYE - AHHHHHHHH @BTS_twt: *unbothered*So cute hahha," wrote another fan with a boomerang video of one of the bandmates who can be seen yawning at the airport.