Kartar Kaur

Extrajudicial execution between August 1, 1991 and August 31, 1992

Female, age 55-60

Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Housewife

Married

Yes

Children

3

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Kartar Kaur, victim of extrajudicial execution between August 1, 1991 and August 31,  1992, in Majitha, by Punjab Police

Prior Abuse

Prior detentions

No

Extrajudicial Execution between August 1, 1991 and August 31, 1992

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

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

Yes, Forced

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

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

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment; Truth commission

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

Note: Subdistrict and district boundaries are based on the 2001 census. Read more about our methodology.