Austrian Chancellor Karl Nehammer tested positive for coronavirus and is asymptomatic.
Last Wednesday, the politician talked with a person who was later identified with a covid.
Nehammer previously received three coronavirus vaccinations, he is now at home on self-isolation, but continues to work, as he feels well.
His wife and children were not infected, and their tests showed negative results.
On the eve it became known that the British billionaire Richard Branson, together with his friends and wife, contracted the omicron strain of the coronavirus.