Satpal Singh

Extrajudicial execution on November 12, 1999

Male, age 28

Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Shopkeeper

Married

Yes

Children

2

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Satpal Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on November 12, 1999, in Baba Bakala,  by Black cat, in Baba Bakala, by Black cat

Abduction, Detention, & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 1

Prior torture

Yes

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, November 12, 1999

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Extrajudicial Execution on November 12, 1999

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Condition of corpse

Cuts/wounds

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Ajit Singh Poohla, Black cat, Baba Bakala

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

Yes, Voluntary

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation, Did not know what to do

Impact on family

Family abandoned home

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Employment

Family Reflections

Forthcoming


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