Supporters of the far-right presidential front-runner Jair Bolsonaro gathered at the Albert Einstein Israelite hospital in Sao Paulo in on Friday, where Bolsonaro was transferred to for treatment after getting stabbed during a presidential rally.
Bolsonaro supporters gathered outside the hospital with flags and signs and prayed for the health of the politician.
Flavio Bolsonaro, the son of... Еще Jair, thanked supporters and assured the public that his father is «recovering».
He then demanded the «big media» to stop portraying his father as «homophobic» and to cease spreading «lies» about him, insinuating that the attackers might have been influenced by the media.
The 63-year-old politician was attending a rally held in Juiz de Fora on Thursday, when he was attacked with a knife. Police have arrested Adelio Bispo de Oliveira, 40, in connection to the assault.