Percussion instruments like Jhanjh (large cymbals), Manjira (small cymbals),
Chimta (tongs). Ghanta (gongs), Ghariyal (large gong), Thali (platter),
Ghunghru (bells), Kokatha Murchang (a stringed instrument played with
a bow with bells) are quite popular in folk dramas like Jagarata, Bhagat
and Kariyala etc. During the singing of Ainchali or Jagaratas a pitcher
is placed upon a platter and played with an iron bangle. On such occasions,
wooden castanets (Khadtal) and bells are also used.