Dilbagh Singh

Extrajudicial execution between March 28, 1992 and April 28, 1992

Male, age 21-22


Demographics

Education

High school

Employment

Shopkeeper

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Dilbagh Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between March 28, 1992 and April 28,  1992, in Beas,  by Punjab Police; Central Reserve Police Force, in Beas, by Punjab Police


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between March 23, 1992 and April 23, 1992

Place of abduction

Shop/market

Witness(es) to abduction

Sibling; Co-villager

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

Yes

Security officials uniformed

Yes


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution between March 28, 1992 and April 28, 1992

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Body disposal by security forces

Cremated the body

Cremation location

Municipal cremation ground

Condition of corpse

Bullet wounds; Broken bones; Missing hair from head or face


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Wassan Singh, Station House Officer, Punjab Police, Beas

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming


Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

Yes, Forced


Related Incidents

Forthcoming


Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Beas

Response by officials

Denied involvement

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Impact on family

Family member(s) died due to depression/shock

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment; Truth commission


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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