In order to focus on her studies, HKT48 Team H captain Chihiro Anai has announced that she will be graduating from the group at the end of July!
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9 Jun 2016 - 11:35 AM  UPDATED 9 Jun 2016 - 11:37 AM

It's been five years since she joined HKT48, and now's the time for Team H captain Chihiro Anai to graduate from the group!

The idol recently announced her graduation - which will occur at the end of July - during a HKT48 performance at Fukuoka. Chihiro's reasons for her departure stem from her wanting to dedicate more time to her studies, especially since she will be studying aboard for her last year at university.

It'll be sad to see Chihiro leave since she was a 1st generation HKT48 member, but we wish her luck with whatever she does in the future! 

Source: TV-Tokyo

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