Kirpal Kaur

Extrajudicial execution between June 1, 1993 and July 30, 1993

Female, age 36-37

Demographics

Education

Middle school

Employment

Housewife

Married

Yes

Children

3

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Kirpal Kaur, victim of extrajudicial execution between June 1, 1993 and July 30,  1993, in Lambi, by Punjab Police

Prior Abuse

Prior detentions

No

Extrajudicial Execution between June 1, 1993 and July 30, 1993

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Cremation location

Village cremation ground

Condition of corpse

Bruises; Cuts/wounds

Security Forces Implicated

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

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Impact on family

Family member(s) dropped out of school, Family member(s) abused alcohol/drugs, Family abandoned home

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Rehabilitation services to family; Employment; Truth commission

Connected Victims

Extrajudicial executions/disappearances in family

3

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

No

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

Note: Subdistrict and district boundaries are based on the 2001 census. Read more about our methodology.