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In today’s featured cartoon, Satish Acharya alludes to the heated exchange between Congress and BJP triggered by Congress chief Mallikarjun Kharge’s remarks comparing Prime Minister Narendra Modi with ‘Ravan’.
Rakesh Ranjan draws on the resignations of NDTV founders Prannoy Roy and Radhika Roy as directors on the board of holding company, RRPR Holding Private Limited (RRPRH), following an open offer by the Adani Group to acquire the Delhi-based media house.
Alok Nirantar, too, gives his take on the Adani Group’s open offer to acquire NDTV, while also referring to group chairman Gautam Adani’s rapport with Prime Minister Modi.
Sajith Kumar opines on the central government’s new policy set to take effect from January 2023, according to which TV channels will be required to telecast “national interest” content for 30 minutes everyday.
Kirtish Bhatt comments on the central government’s statement to the Supreme Court stating that the government cannot be held liable for the detrimental effects of the Covid-19 vaccination and any deaths caused by it. In the illustration, a woman can be seen telling her husband: “Look carefully. Was ‘conditions apply’ written in small letters below the vaccine certificate?”