The best cartoons of the day, chosen by editors at ThePrint.
The selected cartoons appeared first in other publications, either in print or online, or on social media, and are credited appropriately.
In The Times of India, Sandeep Adhwaryu shows rape accused Bishop Franco Mulakkal being showered with petals as he snatches letters from a nun’s #MeToo poster to make himself a halo. His sainthood is restored in spite of her loss.
In The Economic Times, R. Prasad suggests RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat’s mention of the Ram temple in his Vijaya Dashami speech is a tool to sway the electorate.
Satish Archarya pays tributes to the victims of Amritsar railway tragedy that occurred during Dussehra celebrations Friday.
Unny’s illustration is another take on the Amritsar tragedy, where, like bullets, the train killed people.
Kirtish Bhatt | BBC Hindi
How does Ravana with all his 10 mouths manage to control his speech when politicians can’t, wonders Kirtish Bhatt’s, the day after Dussehra.
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