Why two BJP CMs are fighting, and Yediyurappa’s ‘send-off’

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

Alok | Twitter @caricatured

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 highlights the long-standing border dispute between the BJP-ruled states of Assam and Mizoram in the Northeast. The old boundary dispute came to fore after five Assam Police personnel were killed Monday during violent clashes at a contested border site.

Kirtish Bhatt | BBC News Hindi

Kirtish Bhatt comments on media’s fascination with Rahul Gandhi, specifically citing the Congress leader driving a tractor to Parliament Monday in protest against the three contentious farm laws.

Sandeep Adhwaryu | The Times of India

Sandeep Adhwaryu reflects upon the ’emotional’ departure of 78-year-old B.S. Yediyurappa, a BJP veteran, as he stepped down as the chief minister of Karnataka.

Manjul | Twitter @MANJULtoons

Manjul refers to the controversial remarks/statements issued by several BJP leaders including Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Didi O Didi’ dig aimed at West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee ahead of assembly polls this year.

E.P. Unny | The Indian Express

E.P. Unny draws parallel between Mamata Banerjee’s five-day visit to the national capital to the BJP’s ongoing quest to find the next chief ministerial face in Karnataka.

Also read: All about Assam-Mizoram border dispute, which dates back 50 yrs & still remains unresolved