Monday, 9 March 2015

Dispelling Bat Myths with Cheeku and Meeku

In this mini-series of comic strips I wrote and drew for the Bat Conservation India Trust's campaign on busting bat myths, Cheeku the fruit bat and Meeku the insect-eating bat discuss some myths and misconceptions about bats with you. Click for a larger view and read along-

I had earlier also illustrated two posters for the BCIT for spreading awareness about the role of fruit bats and insect bats in the state of Nagaland in India where bats are hunted as bushmeat. Click on the images for a larger view-

Thanks to Rajesh Puttaswamaiah of the BCIT for giving me the opportunity to draw one of my favourite topsy-turvy mammals!