Kulwinder Singh

Extrajudicial execution between August 14, 1993 and August 20, 1993

Male, age 23

Demographics

Education

Vocational degree

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Kulwinder Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between August 14, 1993 and August 20,  1993, in Longowal, by Punjab Police

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between July 31, 1993 and August 1, 1993

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Parents; Grandparent; Respondent

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Demands by security forces

Money

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Extrajudicial Execution between August 14, 1993 and August 20, 1993

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Dalbara Singh, Assistant Sub Inspector, Punjab Police, Kauhrian

Harinder Singh, Station House Officer, Punjab Police, Dirba

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

No

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Dirba, Sunam, Sangrur

Response by officials

No Response

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Impact on family

Family member(s) died due to depression/shock

Remedies desired from government

Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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