MBC stated on October 31 that its dramas and variety shows would be suspended temporarily. The terrible tragedy will be covered in-depth in MBC’s special news coverage in place of dramas and variety shows.
The debut of MBC’s brand-new program was also delayed. Its forthcoming variety program, “No.1 Teacher,” which was supposed to debut on November 2nd, will now do so on November 9.
The Itaewon catastrophe, meanwhile, was noted as the worst crowd surge incident in Korean history. 31 October