Goa tourism minister Rohan Khaunte moots tourist security force to tackle beach illegalities

PORVORIM: Making a strong case for a dedicated tourist security force, tourism minister Rohan Khaunte on Wednesday said that existing authorities are unable to crack down on illegalities that occur along the beach belt, particularly touts, drinking on the beach and sound violations.Agreeing with the opposition that illegal activities along the tourist belt sullies Goa’s image, Khaunte said that despite the chief minister issuing directions to authorities, particularly Goa Police, enforcement has been found lacking.