Baldev Singh

Extrajudicial execution on September 15, 1988

Male, age 21-23


Demographics

Education

High school

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Baldev Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on September 15, 1988, in Bhunga, by Punjab Police


Abduction & Detention,

Prior detentions

Yes, 1

Prior torture

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, the victim turned himself/herself in, September 15, 1988

Witness(es) to abduction

Respondent

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution on September 15, 1988

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Cremation location

Village cremation ground, Chak Khelan


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Mohan Singh, Station House Officer, Punjab Police, Bhunga

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, Same as officials involved in abduction/extrajudicial execution, Punjab Police, from Bhunga, Hoshiarpur

Response by officials

None

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Rehabilitation services to family; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses; Memorial for victims


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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