Kewal Singh

Extrajudicial execution between August 4, 1992 and August 6, 1992

Male, age 50

Demographics

Education

Middle school

Married

Yes

Children

5

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Kewal Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between August 4, 1992 and August 6,  1992, in Sarhali Kalan, Tarn Taran,  by Punjab Police; Central Reserve Police Force; Criminal Investigation Agency, in Sarhali Kalan, Tarn Taran, by Punjab Police; Criminal Investigation Agency

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, August 01, 1992

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Spouse; Children; Sibling

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Extrajudicial Execution between August 4, 1992 and August 6, 1992

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Gurmeet Singh Randhawa, Deputy Superintendent of Police, Criminal Investigation Agency, Tarn Taran

Khubi Ram, Superintendent of Police, CRPF, Tarn Taran

Surinder Pal Singh, Station House Officer, Punjab Police, Sarhali Kalan

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

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment; Memorial for victims

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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