Balwinder Singh

Extrajudicial execution between February 1, 1993 and February 2, 1993

Male, age 29-30


Demographics

Residence

Education

High school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Children

1

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Balwinder Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between February 1, 1993 and February 2,  1993Unknown type of security forces


Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, January 29, 1993

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Spouse; Parents; Sibling

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

Yes

Security officials uniformed

Yes


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution between February 1, 1993 and February 2, 1993

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Body disposal by security forces

Buried the body

Cremation location

Municipal cremation ground


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Teja Singh, Station House Officer, Punjab Police, Khalra

Suba Sirhind, Punjab Police, Khalra

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 Khalra, Bhikhiwind, Patti

Response by officials

Denied involvement

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment; Memorial for victims


Connected Victims

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

Yes

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

Yes

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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