Kuldip Singh

Extrajudicial execution on September 13, 1992

Male, age 28

Demographics

Education

Middle school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Kuldip Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on September 13, 1992, in Mehta, Baba Bakala, Gaggar Bhana, by Punjab Police

Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, September 11, 1992

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Spouse; Co-villager

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

Yes

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Extrajudicial Execution on September 13, 1992

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Body disposal by security forces

Cremated the body

Cremation location

Municipal cremation ground

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

Yes, Punjab Police, from Tarn Taran, Amritsar, Baba Bakala, Mehta

Response by officials

Admitted extrajudicial execution with no explanation, Told family to go to another police station

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Employment; Memorial for victims

Connected Victims

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

No

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

Yes

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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