Khatrai Kalan

3 documented cases implicating security forces based in Khatrai Kalan:


Amritsar District

Ajnala Subdistrict
Boor Singh Male, age 60 at time of disappearance, Sehnsra
Harpal Singh Male, age 22 at time of extrajudicial execution, Jagdev Kalan
Jagir Singh Male, age 21-22 at time of extrajudicial execution, Sehnsra

Key statistics of cases implicating security forces based in Khatrai Kalan:

Victim Demographics 

Gender

100.0% Male 3
 
 
0.0% Female 0

Marital status

0.0% Not married 0
 
 
100.0% Married 3

If married, did the victim have children?

66.7% Yes 2
 
 
33.3% No 1


Total children surviving victims: 7


Religion

100.0% Sikh 3
 

Caste

66.7% Jat 2
 
 
33.3% Non-Jat 1

Age

66.7% 18-33 2
 
33.3% 50-64 1
 

Education

100.0% No education 3
 

Employment

66.7% Farmer/agriculture 2
 
33.3% Day labourer 1
 

Urban / Rural

100.0% Rural 3
 
 
0.0% Urban 0

Abduction, Detention, & Torture 

Prior detentions

33.3% Yes 1
 
 
66.7% No 2

Prior torture

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
33.3% No 1

Abduction preceding enforced disappearance/extrajudicial execution

100.0% Yes 3
 
 
0.0% No 0

Security officials informed witnesses where they were taking the victim

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
50.0% No 1

Witnesses to abduction

66.7% Yes 2
 
 
33.3% No 1

Victim abduction location

33.3% Victim’s residence 1
 
33.3% Roadside 1
 
33.3% Police station 1
 

Detention facility type

Data forthcoming


Preceding detention location known

66.7% Yes 2
 
 
33.3% No 1

Witnesses to detention preceding enforced disappearance/extrajudicial execution

Data forthcoming


Security official response to victim status

66.7% Other 2
 
33.3% Killed victim in an “encounter” 1
 
33.3% Denied involvement 1
 

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
66.7% No 2

Enforced Disappearances vs. Extrajudicial Executions 

Classification

66.7% Extrajudicial executions 2
 
 
33.3% Enforced disappearances 1

Number of victims per family

66.7% 1 victim 2
 
33.3% 2 victim 1
 

Related incidents

0.0% Genuine encounters in family 0
 
 
100.0% No genuine encounters in family 3

Body Disposal 

Body disposal by security forces


Security forces returned body

33.3% Yes 1
 
0.0% Yes, but forced immediate cremation 0
 
33.3% No 1
 

Condition of corpse, if known

33.3% Cuts/wounds 1
 
33.3% Broken bones 1
 
33.3% Other 1
 

Security Forces Implicated 

Names of involved security officials known

66.7% Yes 2
 
 
0.0% No 0

Security forces uniformed

150.0% Yes 3
 
 
0.0% No 0

Type(s) of security forces involved in abduction

100.0% Punjab Police 3
 

Type(s) of security forces involved in extrajudicial execution

66.7% Punjab police 2
 

Militancy Involvement 

Combatant status

0.0% Combatant 0
 
 
100.0% Non-combatant 3

Non-combatant, provided support to militants

33.3% Yes 1
 
 
66.7% No 2

If provided support, support was voluntary

33.3% Yes 1
 
 
0.0% No 0

Remedies & Impact 

Approached court or commission

100.0% Yes 3
 
 
0.0% No 0

Approached security officials

100.0% Yes 3
 
 
0.0% No 0

Reason the family did not pursue any kind of action


Remedies desired from government

100.0% Monetary compensation to family 3
 
66.7% Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths 2
 
66.7% Criminal sanctions against those responsible 2
 
66.7% Employment 2
 
33.3% Memorial for victims 1
 

Year & District 

District

100.0% Amritsar 3
 

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
 
33.3% 1989 1
 
0.0% 1990 0
 
33.3% 1991 1
 
33.3% 1992 1
 
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.