Dharm Kaur

Extrajudicial execution on April 4, 1983

Female, age 60


Demographics

Education

No education

Married

Yes

Children

5

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari


Photo of Dharm Kaur, victim of extrajudicial execution on April 4, 1983, in Firozpur, by Punjab Police


Prior Abuse

Prior detentions

No


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution on April 4, 1983

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Cremation location

Village cremation ground,

Condition of corpse

Bullet wounds


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

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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