Kala Singh

Extrajudicial execution between October 1, 1989 and October 30, 1989

Male, age 17

Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Day laborer

Married

No

Religion

Sikh

Caste

Dalit/SC/BC


Photo of Kala Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between October 1, 1989 and October 30,  1989Punjab Police

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between September 30, 1989 and October 29, 1989

Place of abduction

Village fields

Witness(es) to abduction

Co-villager

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Extrajudicial Execution between October 1, 1989 and October 30, 1989

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

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

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation, Did not know what to do, Insufficient funds

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Truth commission

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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