Baljit Singh

Extrajudicial execution on June 2, 1992

Male, age 20


Demographics

Education

High school

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Mazbi


Photo of Baljit Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on June 2, 1992, in Muktsar CIA Staff, by Punjab Police


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, around May 28, 1992

Place of abduction

Friend/relative's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Sibling; Co-villager

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

Yes

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution on June 2, 1992

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

No


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Bhupinder Singh, Inspector, Punjab Police, Muktsar

Inderjeet Singh Randhawa, Deputy Superintendent of Police, Punjab Police, Muktsar

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 Faridkot

Response by officials

No Response

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Impact on family

Family member(s) died due to depression/shock

Remedies desired from government

Employment; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses


Connected Victims

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

Yes

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

Yes

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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