Apra

2 documented cases implicating security forces based in Apra:


Jalandhar District

Phillaur Subdistrict
Bahadur Singh Male, age 20 at time of extrajudicial execution, Moron

Kapurthala District

Phagwara Subdistrict
Gurbinder Singh Male, age 30 at time of extrajudicial execution, Narang Shahpur

Key statistics of cases implicating security forces based in Apra:

Victim Demographics 

Gender

100.0% Male 2
 
 
0.0% Female 0

Marital status

50.0% Not married 1
 
 
50.0% Married 1

If married, did the victim have children?

50.0% Yes 1
 


Total children surviving victims: 3


Religion

100.0% Sikh 2
 

Caste

50.0% Jat 1
 
 
50.0% Non-Jat 1

Age

100.0% 18-33 2
 

Education

50.0% Middle school 1
 
50.0% High school 1
 

Employment

50.0% Carpenter 1
 
50.0% Farmer/agriculture 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

50.0% Yes 1
 
 
50.0% No 1

Abduction preceding enforced disappearance/extrajudicial execution

50.0% Yes 1
 
 
50.0% No 1

Security officials informed witnesses where they were taking the victim

0% Yes 0
 
 
0% No 0

Witnesses to abduction


Victim abduction location

50.0% Friend/relative's residence 1
 

Detention facility type

Data forthcoming


Preceding detention location known

50.0% Yes 1
 
 
0.0% No 0

Witnesses to detention preceding enforced disappearance/extrajudicial execution

Data forthcoming


Security official response to victim status

100.0% Killed victim in an “encounter” 2
 

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
50.0% No 1

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


Security forces returned body

100.0% Yes 2
 
0.0% Yes, but forced immediate cremation 0
 
0.0% No 0
 

Condition of corpse, if known

100.0% Bullet wounds 2
 
50.0% Broken bones 1
 
50.0% Bruises 1
 
50.0% Missing hair from head or face 1
 

Security Forces Implicated 

Names of involved security officials known

50.0% Yes 1
 
 
0.0% No 0


Type(s) of security forces involved in abduction

50.0% Punjab Police 1
 

Type(s) of security forces involved in extrajudicial execution

100.0% Punjab police 2
 

Militancy Involvement 

Combatant status

50.0% Combatant 1
 
 
0.0% Non-combatant 0

Non-combatant, provided support to militants

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
0.0% No 0

If provided support, support was voluntary

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
0.0% No 0

Remedies & Impact 

Approached court or commission

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
100.0% No 2

Approached security officials

100.0% Yes 2
 
 
0.0% No 0

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

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

Year & District 

District

50.0% Jalandhar 1
 
50.0% Kapurthala 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
 
50.0% 1989 1
 
50.0% 1990 1
 
0.0% 1991 0
 
0.0% 1992 0
 
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.