Butta Singh

Extrajudicial execution between August 26, 1987 and August 27, 1987

Male, age 63


Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Children

8

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between August 23, 1987 and August 24, 1987

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

No

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No


Detention Locations

Data forthcoming in late 2018


Extrajudicial Execution between August 26, 1987 and August 27, 1987

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Body disposal by security forces

Dumped body in canal/river


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Data forthcoming in late 2018


Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

Yes, Forced


Related Incidents

Forthcoming


Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Impact on family

Family member(s) dropped out of school, Family member(s) abused alcohol/drugs, Family abandoned home

Remedies desired from government

Employment


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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