Harpal Singh Bhatti

Extrajudicial execution on June 8, 1984

Male, age 24-25


Demographics

Education

Primary school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Harpal Singh Bhatti, victim of extrajudicial execution on June 8, 1984, in Kathu Nangal,  by Army, in Kathu Nangal, by Army


Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, June 8, 1984

Place of abduction

Roadside

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 June 8, 1984

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Condition of corpse

Bullet wounds; Cuts/wounds; Broken bones


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, Afraid of retaliation

Remedies desired from government

Desire nothing from government


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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