Rattar Chhattar

2 documented cases implicating security forces based in Rattar Chhattar:


Amritsar District

Ajnala Subdistrict
Balwinder Singh Male, age 36 at time of extrajudicial execution, Shahzada

Gurdaspur District

Dera Baba Nanak Subdistrict
Daljit Singh Male, age 22 at time of extrajudicial execution, Mohal Nangal

Key statistics of cases implicating security forces based in Rattar Chhattar:

Victim Demographics 

Gender

100.0% Male 2
 
 
0.0% Female 0

Marital status

0.0% Not married 0
 
 
100.0% Married 2

If married, did the victim have children?

50.0% No 1
 
 
50.0% Yes 1


Total children surviving victims: 4


Religion

100.0% Sikh 2
 

Caste

100.0% Jat 2
 

Age

50.0% 18-33 1
 
50.0% 34-49 1
 

Education

100.0% Middle school 2
 

Employment

50.0% Farmer/agriculture 1
 
50.0% Other 1
 

Urban / Rural

100.0% Rural 2
 
 
0.0% Urban 0

Abduction, Detention, & Torture 

Prior detentions

100.0% Yes 2
 
 
0.0% No 0

Prior torture

100.0% Yes 2
 
 
0.0% No 0

Abduction preceding enforced disappearance/extrajudicial execution

100.0% Yes 2
 
 
0.0% No 0

Security officials informed witnesses where they were taking the victim

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
100.0% No 2

Witnesses to abduction

100.0% Yes 2
 

Victim abduction location

50.0% Roadside 1
 
50.0% Village fields 1
 

Detention facility type

Data forthcoming


Preceding detention location known

100.0% Yes 2
 
 
0.0% No 0

Witnesses to detention preceding enforced disappearance/extrajudicial execution

Data forthcoming


Security official response to victim status

50.0% Killed victim in an “encounter” 1
 

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
0.0% No 0

Enforced Disappearances vs. Extrajudicial Executions 

Classification

100.0% Extrajudicial executions 2
 
 
0.0% Enforced disappearances 0

Number of victims per family

100.0% 1 victim 2
 

Related incidents

0.0% Genuine encounters in family 0
 
 
100.0% No genuine encounters in family 2

Body Disposal 

Body disposal by security forces

50.0% Cremated the body 1
 

Security forces returned body

50.0% Yes 1
 
0.0% Yes, but forced immediate cremation 0
 
50.0% No 1
 

Condition of corpse, if known

50.0% Bullet wounds 1
 
50.0% Broken bones 1
 
50.0% Missing hair from head or face 1
 

Security Forces Implicated 

Names of involved security officials known

100.0% Yes 2
 
 
0.0% No 0

Security forces uniformed

50.0% Yes 1
 
 
50.0% No 1

Type(s) of security forces involved in abduction

100.0% Punjab Police 2
 
100.0% Black cat 2
 
50.0% CRPF 1
 

Type(s) of security forces involved in extrajudicial execution

100.0% Punjab police 2
 
100.0% Black cat 2
 
50.0% CRPF 1
 

Militancy Involvement 

Combatant status

50.0% Combatant 1
 
 
50.0% Non-combatant 1

Non-combatant, provided support to militants

50.0% Yes 1
 
 
0.0% No 0

If provided support, support was voluntary

50.0% Yes 1
 
 
0.0% No 0

Remedies & Impact 

Approached court or commission

50.0% Yes 1
 
 
50.0% No 1

Approached security officials

50.0% Yes 1
 
 
50.0% No 1

Reason the family did not pursue any kind of action

50.0% Afraid of retaliation 1
 
50.0% Believed it would have been ineffective 1
 

Remedies desired from government

100.0% Employment 2
 
50.0% Monetary compensation to family 1
 
50.0% Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths 1
 
50.0% Criminal sanctions against those responsible 1
 
50.0% Memorial for victims 1
 

Year & District 

District

50.0% Amritsar 1
 
50.0% Gurdaspur 1
 

Year

0.0% 1981 0
 
0.0% 1982 0
 
0.0% 1983 0
 
0.0% 1984 0
 
0.0% 1985 0
 
0.0% 1986 0
 
0.0% 1987 0
 
0.0% 1988 0
 
0.0% 1989 0
 
0.0% 1990 0
 
0.0% 1991 0
 
100.0% 1992 2
 
0.0% 1993 0
 
0.0% 1994 0
 
0.0% 1995 0
 
0.0% 1996 0
 
0.0% 1997 0
 
0.0% 1998 0
 
0.0% 1999 0
 
0.0% 2000 0
 
0.0% 2001 0
 
0.0% 2002 0
 
0.0% 2003 0
 
0.0% 2004 0
 
0.0% 2005 0
 
0.0% 2006 0
 
0.0% 2007 0
 
0.0% 2012 0
 
0.0% Date Unknown 0
 

Boundaries based on the 2001 census. Read about our methodology.