Balkar Singh

Extrajudicial execution between January 1, 1993 and December 31, 1993

Male, age 39-40

Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Day laborer

Married

Yes

Children

3

Religion

Sikh

Caste

Mazbi


Photo of Balkar Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between January 1, 1993 and December 31,  1993 by Central Reserve Police ForceUnknown type of security forces

Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between January 1, 1993 and December 31, 1993

Place of abduction

Friend/relative's residence

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Extrajudicial Execution between January 1, 1993 and December 31, 1993

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

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 Patti

Response by officials

Denied involvement

Legal remedies pursued

No, Did not know what to do, Insufficient funds

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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