Bhadson

3 documented cases implicating security forces based in Bhadson:


Patiala District

Nabha Subdistrict
Sukwinder Singh Male, age 26-27 at time of extrajudicial execution, Dandrala Dhindsa

Location Withheld

Anonymous Male, age 30-32 at time of extrajudicial execution, location withheld
Anonymous Male, age 30 at time of extrajudicial execution, location withheld

Key statistics of cases implicating security forces based in Bhadson:

Victim Demographics 

Gender

100.0% Male 3
 
 
0.0% Female 0

Marital status

33.3% Not married 1
 
 
66.7% Married 2

If married, did the victim have children?

66.7% Yes 2
 


Total children surviving victims: 6


Religion

100.0% Sikh 3
 

Caste

100.0% Non-Jat 3
 

Age

100.0% 18-33 3
 

Education

33.3% No education 1
 
33.3% High school 1
 

Employment

66.7% Day labourer 2
 
33.3% Other 1
 

Urban / Rural

33.3% Rural 1
 
 
0.0% Urban 0

Abduction, Detention, & Torture 

Prior detentions

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
100.0% No 3

Prior torture

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
0.0% No 0

Abduction preceding enforced disappearance/extrajudicial execution

33.3% Yes 1
 
 
66.7% No 2

Security officials informed witnesses where they were taking the victim

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
0.0% No 0

Witnesses to abduction

33.3% Yes 1
 

Victim abduction location

33.3% Roadside 1
 

Detention facility type

Data forthcoming


Preceding detention location known

33.3% Yes 1
 
 
0.0% No 0

Witnesses to detention preceding enforced disappearance/extrajudicial execution

Data forthcoming


Security official response to victim status


Victim presented before judge/magistrate

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
33.3% No 1

Enforced Disappearances vs. Extrajudicial Executions 

Classification

100.0% Extrajudicial executions 3
 
 
0.0% Enforced disappearances 0

Number of victims per family

100.0% 1 victim 3
 

Related incidents

33.3% Genuine encounters in family 1
 
 
66.7% No genuine encounters in family 2

Body Disposal 

Body disposal by security forces

33.3% Cremated the body 1
 

Security forces returned body

33.3% Yes 1
 
0.0% Yes, but forced immediate cremation 0
 
66.7% No 2
 

Condition of corpse, if known

33.3% Other 1
 

Security Forces Implicated 

Names of involved security officials known

33.3% Yes 1
 
 
0.0% No 0

Security forces uniformed

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
0.0% No 0

Type(s) of security forces involved in abduction

33.3% Punjab Police 1
 

Type(s) of security forces involved in extrajudicial execution

100.0% Punjab police 3
 

Militancy Involvement 

Combatant status

66.7% Combatant 2
 
 
33.3% Non-combatant 1

Non-combatant, provided support to militants

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
33.3% No 1

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 3

Approached security officials

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
66.7% No 2

Reason the family did not pursue any kind of action

100.0% Afraid of retaliation 3
 
66.7% Believed it would have been ineffective 2
 
66.7% Didn’t know what to do 2
 
33.3% Couldn’t afford 1
 

Remedies desired from government

100.0% Monetary compensation to family 3
 
66.7% Employment 2
 
66.7% Truth commission 2
 
33.3% Investigations into abuses 1
 

Year & District 

District

33.3% Patiala 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
 
66.7% 1992 2
 
0.0% 1993 0
 
0.0% 1994 0
 
33.3% 1995 1
 
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.