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Policemen as state robots, India’s vulture politics and a ‘dictator in the dock’

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, R. Prasad takes a jibe at the rising majoritarian sentiment in the country.

Sandeep Adhwaryu | Times of India

In this rather dark take, Sandeep Adhwaryu comments on the state of Indian politics.

Satish Acharya | Twitter

Satish Acharya celebrates the zealous display of faith by the Indian youth after they read the Preamble of the constitution during the protest at India Gate Tuesday.

Sajith Kumar | Deccan Herald

Sajith Kumar on the right-wing tilt of the Modi government.

Gopal Shoonya | BBC Hindi

In wake of the brutal police action in Jamia Millia Islamia and Aligarh Muslim University Sunday, Gopal Shoonya portrays a police personnel as a state-sponsored robot.

Manjul | Firstpost

With onion prices touching the roof, Manjul compares them to the whopping $12,000 banana art that went viral earlier last week.

Arindam Mukherjee | ThePrint

For the first time in Pakistan’s history, a special court has sentenced a former head of state to death for treason. Arindam Mukherjee depicts trouble for former military ruler Pervez Musharraf with a noose hanging in the background.

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