Kokrajhar Museum

Kokrajhar Museum

Agricultural Implements

fishing implement

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Fishing Implement

Kachi Jong


Max. Length: 171 cm

Kachi Jong is a harpoon type fishing equipment. It is made of iron like a comb in the front side attached to a long bamboo stick. This iron comb is inserted into the bamboo stick. This type fishing equipment is used basically in low water bodies or muddy water. The iron comb having sharp teeth is pressed into the mud for catching the fish.