Baljinder Singh

Extrajudicial execution on September 26, 1992

Male, age 19

Demographics

Education

High school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

No

Religion

Sikh

Caste

Jat


Photo of Baljinder Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on September 26, 1992, in Kathu Nangal, by Punjab Police

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between September 21, 1992 and September 22, 1992

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 September 26, 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

Officials involved in abduction

Sarbjit Singh, Inspector, Punjab Police, Kathu Nangal

Joginder Singh, Assistant Sub Inspector, Punjab Police, Kathu Nangal

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 Kathu Nangal

Response by officials

Admitted custody only

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Criminal prosecution of those responsible

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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