Korean actress Park Ha Na recently shared a concerned message to fans regarding the coronavirus, but she was hit with unexpected backlash for certain a word she used in her message.

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In a recent Instagram post, the actress posted a beautiful selfie of herself along with a caption that revealed her efforts to stay healthy so that the people around her can stay healthy as well.

I feel like I have to get stronger so that I won’t harm other people around me, so I’m making sure to take all of my vitamins.

– Park Ha Na

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She also addressed the people who are working in difficult environments due to the virus outbreak and wished everyone the best.

I know there are many people working in difficult environments besides us, so please stay healthy and stay strong! We can overcome this! We will!

– Park Ha Na

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The message was shared with good intent and many fans appreciated her wishes, but other netizens were quick to point out the “inappropriateness” of a word she used in the first sentence.

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Park Ha Na started off her message with, “Let’s all work hard to overcome this difficult time of our lives, which is very much like a calamity.

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The word that netizens found inappropriate was “calamity”, and the reason is that that word is often used by far-right media sites to criticize President Moon Jae In (Moon Calamity).

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As a result, netizens are split between the opinions “Who cares?” and “That was inappropriate“.

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Park Ha Na turned her Instagram account to private following the controversy.