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Modi, Shah get to see ‘that book’, students leading the Opposition and ‘rioters’ detained

The best cartoons of the week, 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, Sajith Kumar mocks at how PM Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah may have ‘forgotten’ that protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) were inspired by the secular principles of the Indian Constitution.

Manjul | Twitter

Manjul takes a jibe at the inefficiency of the Opposition, and implies that it is the country’s students who are functioning on their behalf.

Nala Ponnappa | Twitter

Nala Ponnappa warns that the Citizenship Amendment Act isn’t the only danger looming over the country. There could be other actions taken by the government in future.

Mika Aziz | Twitter

Mika Aziz reflects how many people, including historian Ramachandra Guha, were detained by police while taking part in the anti-CAA protests Thursday.

Kirtish Bhatt | BBC News

Kirtish Bhatt alludes to the internet ban that has been imposed in various parts of the country in view of the protests against CAA Thursday.

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