Anantnag’s Mohd Rafique Ahangar’s multipurpose axe is a mini-saw, a knife, screwdriver, blade sharpener and wood carver.
The multipurpose axe is an innovative multi-utility tool. This tool basically has an axe attached to one end of a hollow handle and a nail remover at the other end. The axe can also be converted into a shovel by rotating the blade by 45 degree and can be held in either positions through a cotterpin. The hollow tube can also hold other utility accessories like linear saw blade, screw driver, Chisel, knife and a filing tool of different shapes, designs and sizes. A hammer has also been provided at the back of the axe blade.