Meva Singh

Extrajudicial execution on May 2, 1995

Male, age 70

Demographics

Education

Middle school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Children

8

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Meva Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on May 02, 1995, in Bohar Wadala, by Border Security Force

Detention & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 1

Prior torture

Yes

Extrajudicial Execution on May 2, 1995

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Body disposal by security forces

Cremated the body

Condition of corpse

Broken bones

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

Yes, Voluntary

Remedies

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment

Connected Victims

Genuine encounters in family

Yes

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

No

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming

Family Reflections

Forthcoming


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