Maloud

5 documented cases implicating security forces based in Maloud:


Ludhiana District

Ludhiana East Subdistrict
Ranjit Singh Male, age 70 at time of extrajudicial execution, Chhandaran
Tapinder Singh Male, age 20 at time of extrajudicial execution, Kalak
Payal Subdistrict
Harjit Singh Male, age 26 at time of extrajudicial execution, Saharan Majra
Pritam Singh Male, age 27-28 at time of extrajudicial execution, Rabon Unchi
Sarabjit Singh Male, age 27 at time of extrajudicial execution, Bhathal

Key statistics of cases implicating security forces based in Maloud:

Victim Demographics 

Gender

100.0% Male 5
 
 
0.0% Female 0

Marital status

80.0% Not married 4
 
 
20.0% Married 1

If married, did the victim have children?

20.0% Yes 1
 


Total children surviving victims: 2


Religion

100.0% Sikh 5
 

Caste

80.0% Jat 4
 
 
20.0% Non-Jat 1

Age

80.0% 18-33 4
 
20.0% 65+ 1
 

Education

20.0% Primary school 1
 
40.0% High school 2
 
40.0% Vocational degree 2
 

Employment

40.0% Farmer/agriculture 2
 
20.0% Driver (bus/truck/car) 1
 
20.0% Student 1
 
20.0% Other 1
 

Urban / Rural

100.0% Rural 5
 
 
0.0% Urban 0

Abduction, Detention, & Torture 

Prior detentions

80.0% Yes 4
 
 
20.0% No 1

Prior torture

60.0% Yes 3
 
 
20.0% No 1

Abduction preceding enforced disappearance/extrajudicial execution

80.0% Yes 4
 
 
20.0% No 1

Security officials informed witnesses where they were taking the victim

33.3% Yes 1
 
 
66.7% No 2

Witnesses to abduction

60.0% Yes 3
 
 
20.0% No 1

Victim abduction location

20.0% Victim’s residence 1
 
20.0% Roadside 1
 
20.0% Village drain 1
 

Detention facility type

Data forthcoming


Preceding detention location known

40.0% Yes 2
 
 
40.0% No 2

Witnesses to detention preceding enforced disappearance/extrajudicial execution

Data forthcoming


Security official response to victim status

20.0% Admitted extrajudicial execution with no explanation 1
 

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
20.0% No 1

Enforced Disappearances vs. Extrajudicial Executions 

Classification

100.0% Extrajudicial executions 5
 
 
0.0% Enforced disappearances 0

Number of victims per family

80.0% 1 victim 4
 
20.0% 2 victim 1
 

Related incidents

0.0% Genuine encounters in family 0
 
 
100.0% No genuine encounters in family 5

Body Disposal 

Body disposal by security forces

20.0% Cremated the body 1
 

Security forces returned body

40.0% Yes 2
 
0.0% Yes, but forced immediate cremation 0
 
60.0% No 3
 

Condition of corpse, if known

40.0% Cuts/wounds 2
 
40.0% Broken bones 2
 
20.0% Bruises 1
 
20.0% Bullet wounds 1
 

Security Forces Implicated 

Names of involved security officials known

80.0% Yes 4
 
 
20.0% No 1

Security forces uniformed

100.0% Yes 3
 
 
0.0% No 0

Type(s) of security forces involved in abduction

60.0% Punjab Police 3
 

Type(s) of security forces involved in extrajudicial execution

100.0% Punjab police 5
 
20.0% Other 1
 

Militancy Involvement 

Combatant status

40.0% Combatant 2
 
 
60.0% Non-combatant 3

Non-combatant, provided support to militants

20.0% Yes 1
 
 
40.0% No 2

If provided support, support was voluntary

20.0% Yes 1
 
 
0.0% No 0

Remedies & Impact 

Approached court or commission

20.0% Yes 1
 
 
60.0% No 3

Approached security officials

20.0% Yes 1
 
 
60.0% No 3

Reason the family did not pursue any kind of action

60.0% Afraid of retaliation 3
 
20.0% Couldn’t afford 1
 

Remedies desired from government

100.0% Truth commission 5
 
80.0% Criminal sanctions against those responsible 4
 
60.0% Investigations into abuses 3
 
60.0% Memorial for victims 3
 
40.0% Monetary compensation to family 2
 
40.0% Employment 2
 
20.0% Rehabilitation services to family members 1
 
20.0% Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths 1
 

Year & District 

District

100.0% Ludhiana 5
 

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
 
40.0% 1991 2
 
20.0% 1992 1
 
40.0% 1993 2
 
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.