Mahal Singh

Extrajudicial execution on August 14, 1989

Male, age 36


Demographics

Education

Primary school

Married

Yes

Children

3

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Mahal Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on August 14, 1989 by Central Reserve Police ForceCentral Reserve Police Force


Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, August 14, 1989

Place of abduction

Village drain

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution on August 14, 1989

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Cremation location

Village cremation ground

Condition of corpse

Bullet wounds


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming


Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

No


Related Incidents

Forthcoming


Remedies

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Did not know what to do, Insufficient funds

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment


Connected Victims

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

Yes

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

Yes

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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