Hambran

4 documented cases implicating security forces based in Hambran:


Ludhiana District

Jagroan Subdistrict
Satwinder Singh Male, age 20 at time of disappearance, Galib Kalan
Ludhiana West Subdistrict
Bhupinder Singh Male, age 28 at time of extrajudicial execution, Hambran
Simarjeet Singh Male, age 22 at time of extrajudicial execution, Jhamat
Raikot Subdistrict
Gurdeep Singh Male, age 25-26 at time of extrajudicial execution, Abuwal

Key statistics of cases implicating security forces based in Hambran:

Victim Demographics 

Gender

100.0% Male 4
 
 
0.0% Female 0

Marital status

50.0% Not married 2
 
 
50.0% Married 2

If married, did the victim have children?

50.0% Yes 2
 


Total children surviving victims: 4


Religion

100.0% Sikh 4
 

Caste

50.0% Jat 2
 
 
50.0% Non-Jat 2

Age

100.0% 18-33 4
 

Education

25.0% Primary school 1
 
25.0% High school 1
 
25.0% College degree 1
 
25.0% Vocational degree 1
 

Employment

50.0% Day labourer 2
 
50.0% Student 2
 
25.0% Carpenter 1
 

Urban / Rural

100.0% Rural 4
 
 
0.0% Urban 0

Abduction, Detention, & Torture 

Prior detentions

100.0% Yes 4
 
 
0.0% No 0

Prior torture

50.0% Yes 2
 
 
50.0% No 2

Abduction preceding enforced disappearance/extrajudicial execution

75.0% Yes 3
 
 
25.0% No 1

Security officials informed witnesses where they were taking the victim

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
100.0% No 1

Witnesses to abduction

25.0% Yes 1
 

Victim abduction location

75.0% Roadside 3
 

Detention facility type

Data forthcoming


Preceding detention location known

50.0% Yes 2
 
 
25.0% No 1

Witnesses to detention preceding enforced disappearance/extrajudicial execution

Data forthcoming


Security official response to victim status

50.0% Other 2
 
25.0% Admitted extrajudicial execution with no explanation 1
 

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
75.0% No 3

Enforced Disappearances vs. Extrajudicial Executions 

Classification

75.0% Extrajudicial executions 3
 
 
25.0% Enforced disappearances 1

Number of victims per family

100.0% 1 victim 4
 

Related incidents

0.0% Genuine encounters in family 0
 
 
100.0% No genuine encounters in family 4

Body Disposal 

Body disposal by security forces

25.0% Cremated the body 1
 

Security forces returned body

0.0% Yes 0
 
0.0% Yes, but forced immediate cremation 0
 
75.0% No 3
 

Condition of corpse, if known


Security Forces Implicated 

Names of involved security officials known

25.0% Yes 1
 
 
50.0% No 2

Security forces uniformed

300.0% Yes 3
 
 
0.0% No 0

Type(s) of security forces involved in abduction

75.0% Punjab Police 3
 

Type(s) of security forces involved in extrajudicial execution

50.0% Punjab police 2
 
25.0% Criminal Investigation Agency 1
 

Militancy Involvement 

Combatant status

50.0% Combatant 2
 
 
50.0% Non-combatant 2

Non-combatant, provided support to militants

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
50.0% No 2

If provided support, support was voluntary

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
0.0% No 0

Remedies & Impact 

Approached court or commission

25.0% Yes 1
 
 
75.0% No 3

Approached security officials

50.0% Yes 2
 
 
50.0% No 2

Reason the family did not pursue any kind of action

75.0% Afraid of retaliation 3
 
25.0% Didn’t know what to do 1
 

Remedies desired from government

100.0% Monetary compensation to family 4
 
50.0% Criminal sanctions against those responsible 2
 
50.0% Employment 2
 
50.0% Truth commission 2
 
50.0% Investigations into abuses 2
 
25.0% Rehabilitation services to family members 1
 

Year & District 

District

100.0% Ludhiana 4
 

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
 
25.0% 1990 1
 
25.0% 1991 1
 
25.0% 1992 1
 
25.0% 1993 1
 
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.