Charan Singh

Extrajudicial execution on November 5, 1990

Male, age 40-45

Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Children

3

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Charan Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on November 05, 1990, in Machhiwara, by Punjab Police

Detention

Prior detentions

Yes, 20

Prior torture

No

Extrajudicial Execution on November 5, 1990

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Cremation location

Village cremation ground

Security Forces Implicated

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

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Rehabilitation services to family; Employment

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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