Minister steps in to help slain VDC member's son

17-year-old Sunak's father, who was a village defence committee (VDC) member, was gunned down by militants in 2001.

Village defence committee member kills woman, child in Jammu's Rajouri

A village defence committee (VDC) member on Thursday allegedly killed a woman and her minor son in Rajouri district of Jammu region.

Jawan, VDC member arrested for firing in Rajouri

An Army jawan and a Village Defence Committee (VDC) member were arrested for firing shots, triggering panic and terror among the people in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir.

J&K govt bans carrying of weapons by VDCs outside villages

 Ahead of the polls, Jammu and Kashmir government has banned the carrying of weapons by members of Village Defence Committee (VDCs) outside their jurisdiction area.

Youth injured in accidental firing in Rajouri

A 20-year old youth was injured allegedly in an accidental firing in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir, a police official said on Wednesday.