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


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


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


Related Incidents

Forthcoming


Remedies

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment


Connected Victims

Extrajudicial executions/disappearances in family

2

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

No

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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