After a wave of scandals and controversy surrounding Seungri‘s name on March 11, he announced that he is withdrawing from the entertainment industry. He also apologized to Korean fans as well as foreigners.
He decided to give up the activities as a male idol, to protect the name of YG Entertainment and BigBang. Seungri also said he would continue to cooperate with police investigations in the future.
On the contrary, YG Entertainment gave its position regarding Seungri’s resignation, saying, “Seungri came to this decision without discussing with the company. In fact, during one and a half months of investigation, the police have not given any accurate statement. However, Seungri himself felt especially sorry for the people around. “
Source: V Today Vietnam Official