Nirmal Singh Kehra

Extrajudicial execution on June 23, 1992

Male, age 24

Demographics

Education

Middle school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Nirmal Singh Kehra, victim of extrajudicial execution on June 23, 1992, in Sultanpur, by Punjab Police

Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, June 05, 1992

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Parents; Sibling

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 June 23, 1992

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Sukhwinder Singh, Assistant Sub Inspector, Punjab Police, Sultanpur

Teg Bahadar Singh, Punjab Police, Khadur Sahib

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 & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Khadur Sahib, Goindwal, Verowal, Tarn Taran, Kohala, Sultanpur

Response by officials

Denied involvement, Told family to go to another police station

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Impact on family

Family member(s) died due to depression/shock

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Rehabilitation services to family; Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Employment

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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