Nahar Singh

Extrajudicial execution between February 1, 1992 and February 28, 1992

Male, age 16-17

Demographics

Education

Middle school

Employment

Student

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Chamar


Photo of Nahar Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between February 1, 1992 and February 28,  1992Punjab Police

Abduction, Detention, & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 1

Prior torture

Yes

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Extrajudicial Execution between February 1, 1992 and February 28, 1992

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

Yes

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation, Insufficient funds

Impact on family

Family members ran away, Family member(s) was mentally disturbed

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Memorial for victims

Family Reflections

Forthcoming


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