Two new vehicles of Bantay Kalsada Task Force were blessed in front of the Provincial Capitol, Vigan City on Oct. 22 to help in the implementation of road ordinances in Ilocos Sur and prevent injuries and deaths from vehicular accidents. On Aug. 22 this year, the provincial government of Ilocos Sur relaunched the Bantay Kalsada Task Force deputizing members of the Philippine National Police and Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office to protect the safety of commuters along the national highway, provincial, municipal, city and barangay roads of the province. (photo by Imelda C. Rivero / PIA – Ilocos Sur)