Super Junior Heechul joins the army

Kim Hee Chul

We know so many of you will miss Kim Heechul. Arguably the quirkiest member of Korea’s top boy band Super Junior, HeeChul will be enlisting to join the army on 01 September 2011. This news was recently announced via a press release by SM Entertainment.

Reports say that Heechul will start his military training at Nonsan, South Chungcheong Provice for 4 weeks. He will then serve for 23 months as a public service worker.

Heechul expressed a desire to leave quietly and thus will not hold a press conference on the day of his entrance.

Heechul will continue with Super Junior’s 5th album promotions and continue with all of his activities including hosting TV shows Golden Fishery – Radio Star (MBC) and Saturday Freedom – Secret.

Kim Heechul will be the second member of the group to fulfill his National Service duties. Kangin went in on July 2010.

Sources: Yahoo! News Singapore & Murai

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