Bakhshish Singh

Extrajudicial execution between September 15, 1994 and September 20, 1994

Male, age 60-70


Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Children

4

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Bakhshish Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between September 15, 1994 and September 20,  1994, in Mehta, Uchoke Kalan,  by Punjab Police; Central Reserve Police ForcePunjab Police


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

Yes, 4

Prior torture

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between June 1, 1994 and June 30, 1994

Place of abduction

Village fields

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

None


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution between September 15, 1994 and September 20, 1994

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Cremation location

Village cremation ground

Condition of corpse

Bruises


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, Did not know what to do

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Truth commission


Connected Victims

Extrajudicial executions/disappearances in family

2

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

No

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

No

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

Note: Subdistrict and district boundaries are based on the 2001 census. Read more about our methodology.