Air Gun — A Deadly Toy?

  title={Air Gun — A Deadly Toy?},
  author={F. S. Kuligod and Prasanna S. Jirli and Pradeep Kumar},
  journal={Medicine, Science and the Law},
  pages={177 - 180}
Air guns (air rifles) are used throughout the world as instruments of amusement such as toys in funfairs, for bird hunting and firearms training. In India and in many other countries, this instrument neither comes under the purview of the Arms Act, nor is there is any restriction on the user's age. This enables a person to gain access to this instrument quite easily. Sometimes serious and fatal injuries result when it is used by an ignorant person or by a criminal. There are reports which… Expand
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