Longowal

3 documented cases implicating security forces based in Longowal:


Sangrur District

Sangrur Subdistrict
Chand Singh Male, age 29 at time of extrajudicial execution, Longowal
Darshan Singh Male, age 20 at time of extrajudicial execution, Longowal
Kulwinder Singh Male, age 23 at time of extrajudicial execution, Kapial

Key statistics of cases implicating security forces based in Longowal:

Victim Demographics 

Gender

100.0% Male 3
 
 
0.0% Female 0

Marital status

100.0% Not married 3
 
 
0.0% Married 0

If married, did the victim have children?


Total children surviving victims: 0


Religion

100.0% Sikh 3
 

Caste

66.7% Jat 2
 
 
33.3% Non-Jat 1

Age

100.0% 18-33 3
 

Education

33.3% Middle school 1
 
33.3% High school 1
 
33.3% Vocational degree 1
 

Employment

33.3% Farmer/agriculture 1
 
66.7% Other 2
 

Urban / Rural

33.3% Rural 1
 
 
66.7% Urban 2

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

100.0% Yes 3
 
 
0.0% No 0

Security officials informed witnesses where they were taking the victim

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
100.0% No 3

Witnesses to abduction

100.0% Yes 3
 

Victim abduction location

66.7% Victim’s residence 2
 
33.3% Other 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% Gave no response 2
 

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
100.0% No 3

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

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

Body Disposal 

Body disposal by security forces

33.3% Dumped body in canal or river 1
 

Security forces returned body

0.0% Yes 0
 
0.0% Yes, but forced immediate cremation 0
 
100.0% No 3
 

Condition of corpse, if known


Security Forces Implicated 

Names of involved security officials known

100.0% Yes 3
 
 
0.0% No 0

Security forces uniformed

66.7% Yes 2
 
 
33.3% No 1

Type(s) of security forces involved in abduction

100.0% Punjab Police 3
 
33.3% CRPF 1
 

Type(s) of security forces involved in extrajudicial execution

100.0% Punjab police 3
 

Militancy Involvement 

Combatant status

0.0% Combatant 0
 
 
100.0% Non-combatant 3

Non-combatant, provided support to militants

66.7% Yes 2
 
 
33.3% No 1

If provided support, support was voluntary

66.7% Yes 2
 
 
0.0% No 0

Remedies & Impact 

Approached court or commission

33.3% Yes 1
 
 
66.7% No 2

Approached security officials

66.7% Yes 2
 
 
33.3% No 1

Reason the family did not pursue any kind of action

66.7% Afraid of retaliation 2
 

Remedies desired from government

66.7% Criminal sanctions against those responsible 2
 
66.7% Truth commission 2
 
66.7% Investigations into abuses 2
 
33.3% Monetary compensation to family 1
 
33.3% Employment 1
 

Year & District 

District

100.0% Sangrur 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
 
0.0% 1989 0
 
0.0% 1990 0
 
0.0% 1991 0
 
33.3% 1992 1
 
33.3% 1993 1
 
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.