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Munawar Faruqui bids ‘goodbye’, and coin flip for PM Modi as Winter Session begins

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, Manjul juxtaposes the case of comedian Munawar Faruqui, who indicated he that may perform anymore, after over 12 of his shows were cancelled due to threats, against India’s Constitution Day celebrations on 26 November.

Alok Nirantar | Twitter/@caricatured

Alok Nirantar contrasts the Modi government’s decision to repeal the three ‘black’ farm laws against the trolling and abuses that the farmers have faced in the past one year of protests.

Sajith Kumar | Deccan Herald

As the Winter Session of the Parliament begins, Sajith Kumar encapsulates the ‘dilemma’ that PM Modi currently finds himself in.

Satish Acharya | Twitter/@satishacharya

Satish Acharya draws a parallel between electoral bonds and cryptocurrency.

R. Prasad | Economic Times

R. Prasad’s take on President Ram Nath Kovind’s remarks, calling upon judges to “exercise utmost discretion” inside courtrooms, and Chief Justice of India N.V. Ramana’s comment that the legislature does not assess the impact of the laws it passes.

E.P. Unny | The Indian Express

As the holiday season approaches, E.P. Unny has a jovial take on the new SARS-CoV2 variant ‘Omicron’.

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