Although sky lanterns are being claimed by marketers as an "eco-friendly" alternative to crackers and fireworks this Diwali, experts say it not only poses grave risk to the environment but can also lead to fire.Oct 30, 2013, 14:52 PM IST
Authorities in Kashmir`s Pulwama
district have asked people to carry lanterns during night in
view of the intense vigil being undertaken by security forces
following increased militant activity in the area.