India, June 26 -- Transport minister Pratap Singh Khachariyawas on Tuesday said efforts are being made to provide blue beacon, siren and wireless facilities in the vehicles of transport department used for enforcement by field officers.

Addressing newspersons after a review meeting of regional transport offices, he said it is important to have separate identity of officers associated with enforcement on roads as their work is also somewhat like of police - they require blue beacon, siren and wireless facilities in the vehicles to reach accident site and control jam situation.

"Efforts are made to make 50 road Suraksha Agrdoot (safety messengers) at every panchayat samiti as volunteers, which will help in work related to road safety. The d...