HYDERABAD: Chief Minister K. Rosaiah has asked the Transport officials to start demo corridors on national highways 5, 7, 9 and 18 as also the State highways with immediate effect and intensify vigilance to avoid road accidents.

Mr. Rosaiah, who reviewed the situation with senior officials on Thursday, directed them to re-activate the State Road Safety Authority equipping it with powers and manpower to review, monitor and enforce road safety rules. Road Safety Authority chief A.K. Mohanty would coordinate with the departments.