Kulwinder Singh

Extrajudicial execution on March 26, 1986

Male, age 21

Demographics

Education

College degree

Employment

Student

Married

No

Religion

Sikh

Caste

Jat


Photo of Kulwinder Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on March 26, 1986, in Rupnagar, by Punjab Police

Prior Abuse

Prior detentions

No

Extrajudicial Execution on March 26, 1986

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes, but forced immediate cremation

Cremation location

Village cremation ground

Condition of corpse

Bullet wounds

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

No

Remedies

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

No

Remedies desired from government

Truth commission; Memorial for victims

Connected Victims

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

Yes

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming

Family Reflections

Forthcoming


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