Toy gun sales soar in Pakistan
8 January 2014 Last updated at 23:41 GMT
Shops across Pakistan have seen a rapid increase in the sale of toy guns of various shapes and sizes in recent months.
Now child psychologists and social workers say the toys are having a bad influence on impressionable young minds and are calling for the toy guns to be banned.
BBC Urdu's Saba Eitizaz reports.