Pathankot

District: Gurdaspur

Boundaries based on the 2001 census. Read about our methodology.


6 documented cases in Pathankot Subdistrict

Balotar, 1 case
Mamun, 1

Key statistics for documented cases in Pathankot Subdistrict

Victim Demographics 

Gender

100.0% Male 6
 
 
0.0% Female 0

Marital status

33.3% Not married 2
 
 
66.7% Married 4

If married, did the victim have children?

50.0% Yes 3
 
 
16.7% No 1


Total children surviving victims: 9


Religion

83.3% Sikh 5
 
 
16.7% Non-Sikh 1

Caste

50.0% Non-Jat 3
 
 
50.0% Jat 3

Age

66.7% 18-33 4
 
16.7% 34-49 1
 
16.7% 50-64 1
 

Education

16.7% Primary school 1
 
66.7% High school 4
 
16.7% Some college 1
 

Employment

16.7% Day labourer 1
 
16.7% Student 1
 
16.7% Farmer/agriculture 1
 
16.7% Shopkeeper 1
 
16.7% Mechanic 1
 
16.7% Other 1
 

Urban / Rural

66.7% Rural 4
 
 
33.3% Urban 2

Abduction, Detention, & Torture 

Prior detentions

16.7% Yes 1
 
 
83.3% No 5

Prior torture

16.7% Yes 1
 
 
0.0% No 0

Abduction preceding enforced disappearance/extrajudicial execution

83.3% Yes 5
 
 
16.7% No 1

Security officials informed witnesses where they were taking the victim

25.0% Yes 1
 
 
75.0% No 3

Witnesses to abduction

66.7% Yes 4
 

Victim abduction location

16.7% Friend/relative's residence 1
 
16.7% Roadside 1
 
16.7% Bus station/stand 1
 
33.3% Other 2
 

Detention facility type

Data forthcoming


Preceding detention location known

50.0% Yes 3
 
 
33.3% No 2

Witnesses to detention preceding enforced disappearance/extrajudicial execution

Data forthcoming


Security official response to victim status

16.7% Gave no response 1
 
16.7% Denied involvement 1
 
16.7% Other 1
 

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
33.3% No 2

Enforced Disappearances vs. Extrajudicial Executions 

Classification

83.3% Extrajudicial executions 5
 
 
16.7% Enforced disappearances 1

Number of victims per family

83.3% 1 victim 5
 
16.7% 2 victim 1
 

Related incidents

0.0% Genuine encounters in family 0
 
 
100.0% No genuine encounters in family 6

Body Disposal 

Body disposal by security forces

50.0% Cremated the body 3
 

Security forces returned body

0.0% Yes 0
 
0.0% Yes, but forced immediate cremation 0
 
83.3% No 5
 

Condition of corpse, if known


Security Forces Implicated 

Names of involved security officials known

33.3% Yes 2
 
 
33.3% No 2

Security forces uniformed

100.0% Yes 4
 
 
0.0% No 0

Type(s) of security forces involved in abduction

66.7% Punjab Police 4
 
16.7% Black cat 1
 
16.7% BSF 1
 

Type(s) of security forces involved in extrajudicial execution

50.0% Punjab police 3
 
16.7% BSF 1
 

Militancy Involvement 

Combatant status

33.3% Combatant 2
 
 
50.0% Non-combatant 3

Non-combatant, provided support to militants

16.7% Yes 1
 
 
33.3% No 2

If provided support, support was voluntary

16.7% Yes 1
 
 
0.0% No 0

Remedies & Impact 

Approached court or commission

33.3% Yes 2
 
 
66.7% No 4

Approached security officials

33.3% Yes 2
 
 
66.7% No 4

Reason the family did not pursue any kind of action

50.0% Afraid of retaliation 3
 
33.3% Couldn’t afford 2
 

Remedies desired from government

66.7% Monetary compensation to family 4
 
50.0% Investigations into abuses 3
 
50.0% Employment 3
 
50.0% Truth commission 3
 
33.3% Criminal sanctions against those responsible 2
 
33.3% Memorial for victims 2
 
16.7% Rehabilitation services to family members 1
 

Year & District 

District

100.0% Gurdaspur 6
 

Year

0.0% 1981 0
 
0.0% 1982 0
 
0.0% 1983 0
 
0.0% 1984 0
 
0.0% 1985 0
 
0.0% 1986 0
 
16.7% 1987 1
 
0.0% 1988 0
 
16.7% 1989 1
 
0.0% 1990 0
 
33.3% 1991 2
 
33.3% 1992 2
 
0.0% 1993 0
 
0.0% 1994 0
 
0.0% 1995 0
 
0.0% 1996 0
 
0.0% 1997 0
 
0.0% 1998 0
 
0.0% 1999 0
 
0.0% 2000 0
 
0.0% 2001 0
 
0.0% 2002 0
 
0.0% 2003 0
 
0.0% 2004 0
 
0.0% 2005 0
 
0.0% 2006 0
 
0.0% 2007 0
 
0.0% 2012 0
 
0.0% Date Unknown 0