Balwinder Singh

Extrajudicial execution on July 14, 1992

Male, age 25


Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Day laborer

Married

No

Religion

Sikh

Caste

Mazbi


Photo of Balwinder Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on July 14, 1992 by Unknown type of security forces, in Bhikhiwind, by Punjab Police


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between June 29, 1992 and June 30, 1992

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

None


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution on July 14, 1992

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

No


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Unknown type of security forces

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

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment


Connected Victims

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

Unknown

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

Yes

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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