Kehar Singh

Extrajudicial execution on June 7, 1989

Male, age 60-65


Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Children

9

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari


Photo of Kehar Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on June 7, 1989Border Security Force


Prior Abuse

Prior detentions

No


Detention Locations

Data forthcoming in late 2018


Extrajudicial Execution on June 7, 1989

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Condition of corpse

Bullet wounds


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

BSF

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Data forthcoming in late 2018


Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

No


Related Incidents

Forthcoming


Remedies

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Firozpur

Response by officials

No Response

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation, Believed it would have been ineffective, Insufficient funds

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Rehabilitation services to family; Employment


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

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