Cartoon Watch

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Cartoon Watch
Cartoon Watch Jan 2016 issue.jpg
Owner(s) Triambak Sharma
Editor-in-chief Triambak Sharma
Founded 5 December 1996; 19 years ago (1996-12-05)
Language Hindi and English
Headquarters Raipur, India
Website Cartoon Watch

Cartoon Watch, India's only cartoon magazine, is published by Triambak Sharma.

Background[edit]

After the closure of famous cartoon magazine Shankar's Weekly, young cartoonist Triambak Sharma started monthly cartoon magazine Cartoon Watch in 1996. The inaugural issue was launched on 5 December 1996.

Cartoon Watch is a monthly magazine published on the 15th day of every month, focussing on political and social themes. Every issue carries editorial cartoons, humorous interviews of eminent people and cartoons of eminent cartoonists from every corner of India.

Cartoon Watch conducted a Cartoon Exhibition in London in 2008.[1]

Limca Book of Records has included Cartoon Watch as the 'Only bilingual cartoon monthly' [2]

Editorial board[edit]

Triambak Sharma, founder and chairman of Cartoon Watch Animation Academy and a well known cartoonist, is the Editor-in-Chief of this magazine. He is supported by a voluntary team of cartoonists across the globe.

Cartoon contributors[edit]

  1. Abid Surti, Mumbai
  2. Suresh Sawant, Mumbai
  3. B.V. Pandurang Rao, Banglore
  4. Shyam Jagota, Delhi
  5. Satish Acharya, Mumbai
  6. M.K. Seeri, Kerala Nasik
  7. Rajesh Dubey, Jabalpur
  8. Kirtish Bhatt, Indore
  9. Ismail Lahiri, Indore
  10. Pankaj Goswami, Bikaner
  11. Nirmish Thaker, Surat
  12. V. Gopal Krishna, Hyderabad
  13. H.M. Sudan, Delhi
  14. Chander, Delhi
  15. Ashok Adepal, Gujarat
  16. Vijay Narain Seth, Mumbai
  17. Prashant Kulkarni, Mumbai
  18. Prabhakar Wairker, Mumbai
  19. Irfan Khan, Delhi
  20. Abhisekh Tiwari, Jaipur
  21. Abhijit Tiwari, Jaipur
  22. Manoj Sharma, Gwalior
  23. S. Phadnis, Pune
  24. Nishant Hota, Raipur
  25. Bhagwat Sahu, Raipur
  26. Ajay Saxena, Raipur
  27. Sagar, Raipur
  28. S.R. Tailang, Raipur
  29. Paramatma Prsad Srivastava ,Bhuj,Gujarat

Awards instituted[edit]

Cartoon Watch honours every year, one eminent cartoonist, by giving a Life Time Achievement Award. The following are the recipients of the award.

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