Kulwant Singh

Extrajudicial execution on July 4, 1991

Male, age 26

Demographics

Education

High school

Married

No

Religion

Sikh

Caste

Mazbi


Photo of Kulwant Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on July 04, 1991, in Amritsar, by Punjab Police

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, June 20, 1991

Place of abduction

Village drain

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Extrajudicial Execution on July 4, 1991

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

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

Unknown

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

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

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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