Brazil's Presidential Candidate Stabbed in a Crowded Rally

  • Jair Bolsonaro, the Brazil's presidential election front-runner, has been stabbed while he was in a campaign rally. The politician was attacked in Minas Gerais amidst the huge crowd. According to the hospital officials, the politician underwent a surgery for his intestines surgery and is likely to recover. The politician has a history of irking many with his homophobic and racist comments. However, he had a good performance in the recent elections. It was also being said that he was expected to become the next president if the Lula da Silva, the former president, couldn't reverse his ban on contesting the polls.