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Centre-state vaccine tussle, and the advent of India’s ‘global channel’

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, cartoonist Sandeep Adhwaryu comments on the Centre’s decision to not import Covid vaccines and asking states procure them directly from manufacturers, which could lead to a potential bidding war.

Alok Nirantar | Twitter @caricatured

Alok Nirantar on the criticism Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been facing for his visit only to Gujarat to assess the damage caused by Cyclone Tauktae, even when two other states were affected by the cyclone.

Kirtish Bhatt | Twitter @Kirtishbhat

Kritish Bhatt refers to Prasar Bharti’s recent measure to set up DD international channel, meant to project ‘India’s point of view’ globally.

R Prasad | Twitter @rprasad66

R Prasad portrays how Dr Harsh Vardhan was slammed by social media users for endorsing a blog as a rebuttal to the scathing editorial in the reputed medical journal ‘The Lancet’ on the Covid mismanagement in India.

Manjul | Twitter @MANJULtoons

IManjul takes a swipe at BJP leaders posting numerous tweets to attack Congress over an alleged ‘toolkit’, instead of addressing the oxygen shortage prevalent in the country.

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