Baghel Singh

Extrajudicial execution between February 1, 1993 and March 30, 1993

Male, age 22

Demographics

Education

Middle school

Employment

Student

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Baghel Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between February 1, 1993 and March 30,  1993, in Hoshiarpur, by Punjab Police

Abduction, Detention, & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 50-60

Prior torture

Yes

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, August 23, 1992

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Extrajudicial Execution between February 1, 1993 and March 30, 1993

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

No

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

Yes, Voluntary

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation, Believed it would have been ineffective, Insufficient funds

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Rehabilitation services to family; Employment

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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