Austrian Liberal Party chairman Norbert Hofer tests positive for Covid-19
On November 1, local time, according to news from the Austrian National Radio and Television Station
the chairman of the Austrian Liberal Party Norbert Hofer tested positive forCovid-19 and currently has mild symptoms.
Since Tuesday (27th), Hofer has been working from home. His wife is a nurse and works in a nursing home.
The Covid-19 test result is also positive.
In 2016, Hofer participated in the Austrian presidential election as a candidate of the Liberal Party. In the first round of voting in the presidential election
he won a lot of votes ahead of candidates such as the current President Van der Belen, but he lost in the final competition.
Currently, Hofer is the third speaker of the National Assembly in Austria.