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Woes of the Aam Adani & BBC’s ballooning troubles

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, Alok Nirantar gives his take on the rapport PM Modi shares with billionaire Gautam Adani in the backdrop of private-sector lenders raising their interest rates in line with the hike in repo rate affected by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).

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

Sandeep Adhwaryu pokes fun at the Income Tax (IT) department for conducting a ‘survey‘ of the offices of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) in Delhi and Mumbai weeks after the central government banned the screening of a two-part BBC documentary examining PM Modi’s handling of the 2002 Gujarat riots as then chief minister of the state.

Satish Acharya | Twitter/@satishacharya
Satish Acharya | Twitter/@satishacharya

Satish Acharya comments on the central government’s efforts to ensure the success of the G20 Summit to be held later this year, while alluding to IT department sleuths conducting a ‘survey’ at the offices of the BBC and the Adani Group-Hindenburg Research row.

Nala Ponnappa | Twitter/@PonnappaCartoon
Nala Ponnappa | Twitter/@PonnappaCartoon

Drawing on incidents involving Chinese spy balloons spotted over the US, Nala Ponnappa too depicts the IT department ‘survey’ of BBC offices in Delhi and Mumbai.

Irshad Kaptan | Twitter/@irshadkaptan1
Irshad Kaptan | Twitter/@irshadkaptan1

Irshad Kaptan draws on the exchange of gifts on the occasion of Valentine’s Day. In the illustration, a woman upon receiving a rose from her husband tells him, “Thank you so much! I’ll learn how to turn this single flower into a bouquet from YouTube.”

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