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Cooperative finger-pointing over PM’s security, and BJP has a new slogan

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, Sandeep Adhwaryu quite literally ‘points’ to the blame game between the central government and Punjab, and by extension, between the SPG that protects the PM and the Punjab Police over the security lapse involving Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Punjab Wednesday.

Alok Nirantar | Twitter/@caricatured

Alok Nirantar also alludes to the incident of breach in the security of PM Modi in Punjab and the BJP’s continued efforts to use it for political gains in poll-bound states, with BJP leaders accusing the Opposition of planning to ‘harm’ the PM and performing puja and yagna for his well-being.

Sajith Kumar | Deccan Herald

Sajith Kumar also alludes to PM Modi’s convoy being stuck on a flyover in Punjab, showing a cheeky BJP supporter — use to being stuck on roads, like most common people — concocting a fresh slogan befitting the occasion.

Nala Ponappa | Twitter/@PonnappaCartoon

Nala Ponappa draws on the blow that the fresh Covid surge has dealt travel agencies. With the virus spreading like wildfire, they have no ‘plan B’.

Kirtish Bhatt | BBC News Hindi

Kirtish Bhatt has this take on Pakistan PM Imran Khan’s praise for India’s IT sector. He depicts a young woman thanking Khan, but warns him and his country against getting inspired by everything India does in that sector, such as the ‘Bulli Bai’ app.

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