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Vaccine for ‘love jihad’ and Rahul Gandhi, the ‘denier-in-chief’

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In today’s featured cartoon, Manjul focuses on the proposed ‘love jihad’ law by four BJP-led states even as the central government clarified that the term is not defined in law.

R. Prasad | Economic Times
R. Prasad | Economic Times

R. Prasad takes a dig at the amended Kerala Police Act that intends to punish any person who shares ‘offensive’ posts on social media with imprisonment or a fine or both. On Monday, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan announced that his government will not implement the controversial ordinance for now.

Sajith Kumar | Deccan Herald
Sajith Kumar | Deccan Herald

Sajith Kumar on the growing speculation of Rahul Gandhi’s return as the chief of Congress while his track record remains under scrutiny.

Sandeep Adhwaryu | Times of India
Sandeep Adhwaryu | Times of India

Sandeep Adhwaryu also draws on the ‘love jihad’ issue, a subject that finds more takers in BJP-ruled states.

Alok Nirantar | Twitter
Alok Nirantar | Twitter

Alok Nirantar illustrates the growing ‘Covid fatigue’. If months ago, fear of the virus saw strict adherence to preventive measures, the recent spike in cases indicate that mindset has changed.

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