New Delhi: A viral video of an Indian man teaching his three-year-old son how to carry a gun triggered a police investigation on Friday.
The clip shows the child showing how to load bullets into the revolver. The man hands the gun to his son with the cannon pointing towards the boy.
Police said the man who runs a school for poor children in the western state of Maharashtra has a permit for the weapon.
"It is a licensed gun and he has sent us the relevant documents," said Police Inspector B. Pandhare to AFP, adding that the interrogation would continue.
The man told the police that the boy was "curious". In the video you can hear the man saying that the safety of the gun was on.