Kafgir is a perforated ladle or jharna made of metal and is used for frying or skimming. Kafgir literally means a foam catcher.
Kafgir is made out of metal like stainless steel. It can also be made of wood and silicone.
Kafgir is the traditional tool used for making rice in Kashmir. It is used to loosen grains and skim the foam when boiling the rice; to dole out the rice from colander to pot and serve the rice when it is cooked.