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, Sandeep Adhwaryu sharply highlights Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s politics as riots broke out in Northeast Delhi, leaving over 40 dead.
Sajith Kumar blames hate speech for igniting the communal clashes in the national capital.
Satish Acharya takes a dig at Delhi Police for its alleged inaction even as the city burnt and rioters went on a rampage.
Manjul takes a sharp jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for remaining tight-lipped while communal clashes broke out in Delhi. The PM broke his silence with an appeal for peace only after the violence was controlled.
In view of Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal’s electoral promises, R. Prasad takes a jibe at the AAP government for allowing the prosecution of ex-JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar in a sedition case.
Why news media is in crisis & How you can fix it
India needs free, fair, non-hyphenated and questioning journalism even more as it faces multiple crises.
But the news media is in a crisis of its own. There have been brutal layoffs and pay-cuts. The best of journalism is shrinking, yielding to crude prime-time spectacle.
ThePrint has the finest young reporters, columnists and editors working for it. Sustaining journalism of this quality needs smart and thinking people like you to pay for it. Whether you live in India or overseas, you can do it here.