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Kejriwal-Centre’s ‘Singapore Covid variant’ clash & the KK Shailaja ‘threat’

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 cartoons, Mika Aziz draws on the war of words between Centre and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over the CM’s ‘Singapore Covid variant‘ comment.

R Prasad | The Economic Times

In his illustration, R. Prasad takes a dig at BJP for raging against an alleged toolkit of the Congress party aimed at denting PM Modi’s image and the country. Congress said the document was ‘fake’.

Alok Nirantar | Twitter @caricatured

Alok Nirantar takes a swipe at Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan for not including K.K. Shailaja in his new cabinet despite her efforts in tackling the pandemic which earned her the moniker ‘virus slayer’.

Sandeep Adhwaryu | Twitter @CartoonistSan

Cartoonist Sandeep Adhwaryu through his illustration comments on the government’s preparation for a third wave of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Rachita Taneja | Instagram @sanitarypanels

Rachita Taneja in her comic showcases the Centre’s push to manage ‘perception through highlighting positive stories and achievements’ of the government in response to criticism over the Covid situation.

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