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Why devotees must go ‘further upstream’ along Ganga, and ‘master planner’ Modi govt

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 draws on the over hundred bodies of suspected Covid patients found floating on the Ganga river in Bihar.

Kirtish Bhatt | Twitter @BBCHindi

Kirtish Bhatt illustrates the return of a fuel price hike as Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan saw prices surge past the Rs 100/litre mark.

Manjul | Firstpost

Manjul on the swearing in of Himanta Biswa Sarma as Assam chief minister, following the conclusion of the assembly election there.

E.P. Unny | The Indian Express

E.P. Unny takes a dig at the Congress party, in light of its poor showing in the recent assembly elections and the victories of ex-Congress leaders Mamata Banerjee and Himanta Biswa Sarma.

Mika Aziz | Twitter

Mika Aziz takes a swipe at the Narendra Modi government over its handling of the nationwide Covid crisis and for continuing the construction of the Central Vista project while the second wave continues to wreak havoc.

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