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A ‘Mahagathbandhan of Acronyms’ and ‘Stockholm Syndrome’ in Bihar

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

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The selected cartoons appeared first in other publications, either in print or online, or on social media, and are credited appropriately.

In today’s featured cartoon, E.P. Unny illustrates the various stimulus packages announced by Finance Minster Nirmala Sitharaman in an effort to boost the country’s economy that has been hit-hard by the coronavirus pandemic.

Sandeep Adhwaryu | Times of India

Sandeep Adhwaryu finds a common factor behind the surge in coronavirus cases in Sweden and the unexpected victory of the NDA alliance in Bihar assembly polls, despite Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s ‘mismanagement‘ of the Covid-19 crisis.

Mika Aziz | Twitter

Mika Aziz illustrates the third stimulus package, or Aatmanirbhar Bharat 3.0 package, announced by the government ahead of Diwali. The ₹2.65 trillion stimulus package will prioritise job creation, access to credit and financial support for farmers.

Manjul | FirstPost

Manjul takes a jibe at the failure of RJD-led Mahagathbandhan or the Grand Alliance to form a government in Bihar.

Kirtish Bhatt | BBC Hindi

Kirtish Bhatt comments on the government’s regulation of OTT platforms like Netflix, Amazon Prime and Hotstar.



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