Anil Kumar Sharma

4 documented cases directly implicating Anil Kumar Sharma in abduction/disappearance:


Amritsar District

Baba Bakala Subdistrict
Malkeet Singh Male, age 22 at time of extrajudicial execution, Tarsikka

Bathinda District

Talwandi Sabo Subdistrict
Jasvir Singh Male, age 22 at time of extrajudicial execution, Bhagibandar

Kapurthala District

Kapurthala Subdistrict
Sewa Singh Male, age 20-22 at time of extrajudicial execution, Sangojla

Moga District

Nihal Singhwala Subdistrict
Karam Singh Male, age 19 at time of extrajudicial execution, Raoke Kalan

Key statistics of cases directly implicating Anil Kumar Sharma:

Victim Demographics 

Gender

100.0% Male 4
 
 
0.0% Female 0

Marital status

75.0% Not married 3
 
 
25.0% Married 1

If married, did the victim have children?

25.0% Yes 1
 


Total children surviving victims: 1


Religion

100.0% Sikh 4
 

Caste

75.0% Jat 3
 
 
25.0% Non-Jat 1

Age

100.0% 18-33 4
 

Education

25.0% Middle school 1
 
25.0% High school 1
 
50.0% Some college 2
 

Employment

50.0% Student 2
 
25.0% Driver (bus/truck/car) 1
 
25.0% Other 1
 

Urban / Rural

100.0% Rural 4
 
 
0.0% Urban 0

Abduction, Detention, & Torture 

Prior detentions

25.0% Yes 1
 
 
75.0% No 3

Prior torture

25.0% Yes 1
 
 
0.0% No 0

Abduction preceding enforced disappearance/extrajudicial execution

100.0% Yes 4
 
 
0.0% No 0

Security officials informed witnesses where they were taking the victim

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
50.0% No 2

Witnesses to abduction

100.0% Yes 4
 

Victim abduction location

25.0% Village fields 1
 
25.0% Roadside 1
 
25.0% Village drain 1
 

Detention facility type

Data forthcoming


Preceding detention location known

50.0% Yes 2
 
 
50.0% No 2

Witnesses to detention preceding enforced disappearance/extrajudicial execution

Data forthcoming


Security official response to victim status

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

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
50.0% No 2

Enforced Disappearances vs. Extrajudicial Executions 

Classification

100.0% Extrajudicial executions 4
 
 
0.0% Enforced disappearances 0

Number of victims per family

100.0% 1 victim 4
 

Related incidents

0.0% Genuine encounters in family 0
 
 
75.0% No genuine encounters in family 3

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
 
100.0% No 4
 

Condition of corpse, if known


Security Forces Implicated 

Names of involved security officials known

100.0% Yes 4
 
 
0.0% No 0

Security forces uniformed

25.0% Yes 1
 
 
0.0% No 0

Type(s) of security forces involved in abduction

75.0% Punjab Police 3
 
25.0% CRPF 1
 

Type(s) of security forces involved in extrajudicial execution

100.0% Punjab police 4
 

Militancy Involvement 

Combatant status

50.0% Combatant 2
 
 
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

50.0% Yes 2
 
 
50.0% No 2

Approached security officials

50.0% Yes 2
 
 
25.0% No 1

Reason the family did not pursue any kind of action

50.0% Afraid of retaliation 2
 
25.0% Didn’t know what to do 1
 

Remedies desired from government

50.0% Investigations into abuses 2
 
50.0% Truth commission 2
 
50.0% Memorial for victims 2
 
50.0% Monetary compensation to family 2
 
25.0% Rehabilitation services to family members 1
 
25.0% Criminal sanctions against those responsible 1
 
25.0% Desire nothing from government 1
 

Year & District 

District

25.0% Amritsar 1
 
25.0% Bathinda 1
 
25.0% Kapurthala 1
 
25.0% Moga 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
 
25.0% 1989 1
 
0.0% 1990 0
 
0.0% 1991 0
 
50.0% 1992 2
 
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.