Balwant Singh Multani

Extrajudicial execution on December 18, 1991

Male, age 28

Demographics

Education

College degree

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari


Photo of Balwant Singh Multani, victim of extrajudicial execution on December 18, 1991, in Chandigarh

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, December 11, 1991

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Parents

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 December 18, 1991

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Baldev Singh Saini, Deputy Superintendent of Police, Chandigarh Police, Chandigarh

Sumedh Singh [Saini], Senior Superintendent of Police, Chandigarh

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

Yes, Punjab Police, from S.A.S. Nagar (Mohali)

Response by officials

Told family to go to another police station

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Criminal prosecution of those responsible

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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