Kundan Singh

Extrajudicial execution on March 20, 1992

Male, age 27


Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Day laborer

Married

Yes

Children

6

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Mazbi


Photo of Kundan Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on March 20, 1992, in Fazilka, Firozpur,  by Punjab Police; Central Reserve Police Force, in Fazilka, Firozpur, by Punjab Police


Abduction, Detention, & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 1

Prior torture

Yes

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, March 18, 1992

Place of abduction

Friend/relative's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Respondent

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution on March 20, 1992

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

No


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Mohd. Mustafa, Senior Superintendent of Police, Punjab Police, Firozpur

Darshan Singh, Assistant Sub Inspector, Punjab Police, Fazilka

Mal Singh, Inspector, Punjab Police, Fazilka

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 abandoned home

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment


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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