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Of exams, Modi’s rallies & lack of medical infrastructure in the Covid 2nd wave

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

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With a massive surge in Covid infections all over the country, the Education Ministry Wednesday postponed the Class 12 exams and cancelled all Class 10 exams of the CBSE board. In today’s featured cartoon, Kirtish Bhatt plays on the irony of political rallies continuing in the poll-bound states amid the second wave.

Sandeep Adhwaryu | The Times of India

Sandeep Adhwaryu also takes a swipe at political leaders for not adhering to Covid-19 regulations this election season.

Alok Nirantar | Sakal Media Group

Alok Nirantar juxtaposes the shortage of medical support in the second wave of Covid-19 pandemic with PM Modi’s enthusiasm in roadshows and political rallies ahead of elections.


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  1. Only opposition ruled states like MAHARASHTRA, WEST BENGAL. RAJASTHAN, ODISHA, PUNJAB are reporting vaccine shortage and these are also the most ill managed states for the Covid crisis.
    Seems like an intentional lobby aimed to defame the Centre.

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