Dera Bassi

District: Patiala

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


5 documented cases in Dera Bassi Subdistrict

Basauli, 1 case

Key statistics for documented cases in Dera Bassi Subdistrict

Victim Demographics 

Gender

100.0% Male 5
 
 
0.0% Female 0

Marital status

40.0% Not married 2
 
 
60.0% Married 3

If married, did the victim have children?

40.0% Yes 2
 
 
20.0% No 1


Total children surviving victims: 9


Religion

100.0% Sikh 5
 

Caste

80.0% Jat 4
 
 
20.0% Non-Jat 1

Age

40.0% 18-33 2
 
60.0% 34-49 3
 

Education

20.0% No education 1
 
40.0% Middle school 2
 
20.0% High school 1
 
20.0% College degree 1
 

Employment

100.0% Farmer/agriculture 5
 
20.0% Student 1
 

Urban / Rural

80.0% Rural 4
 
 
20.0% Urban 1

Abduction, Detention, & Torture 

Prior detentions

60.0% Yes 3
 
 
40.0% No 2

Prior torture

40.0% Yes 2
 
 
20.0% No 1

Abduction preceding enforced disappearance/extrajudicial execution

60.0% Yes 3
 
 
20.0% No 1

Security officials informed witnesses where they were taking the victim

50.0% Yes 1
 
 
100.0% No 2

Witnesses to abduction

40.0% Yes 2
 

Victim abduction location

40.0% Roadside 2
 
20.0% Victim’s residence 1
 

Detention facility type

Data forthcoming


Preceding detention location known

40.0% Yes 2
 
 
20.0% No 1

Witnesses to detention preceding enforced disappearance/extrajudicial execution

Data forthcoming


Security official response to victim status


Victim presented before judge/magistrate

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
60.0% No 3

Enforced Disappearances vs. Extrajudicial Executions 

Classification

100.0% Extrajudicial executions 5
 
 
0.0% Enforced disappearances 0

Number of victims per family

100.0% 1 victim 5
 

Related incidents

0.0% Genuine encounters in family 0
 
 
100.0% No genuine encounters in family 5

Body Disposal 

Body disposal by security forces


Security forces returned body

80.0% Yes 4
 
0.0% Yes, but forced immediate cremation 0
 
20.0% No 1
 

Condition of corpse, if known

60.0% Bullet wounds 3
 
20.0% Other 1
 
20.0% Bruises 1
 

Security Forces Implicated 

Names of involved security officials known

60.0% Yes 3
 
 
20.0% No 1

Security forces uniformed

150.0% Yes 3
 
 
0.0% No 0

Type(s) of security forces involved in abduction

60.0% Punjab Police 3
 
20.0% CRPF 1
 

Type(s) of security forces involved in extrajudicial execution

80.0% Punjab police 4
 
20.0% Army 1
 
20.0% CRPF 1
 

Militancy Involvement 

Combatant status

0.0% Combatant 0
 
 
100.0% Non-combatant 5

Non-combatant, provided support to militants

20.0% Yes 1
 
 
80.0% No 4

If provided support, support was voluntary

20.0% Yes 1
 
 
0.0% No 0

Remedies & Impact 

Approached court or commission

20.0% Yes 1
 
 
80.0% No 4

Approached security officials

0.0% Yes 0
 
 
100.0% No 5

Reason the family did not pursue any kind of action

40.0% Afraid of retaliation 2
 
20.0% Couldn’t afford 1
 
20.0% Other 1
 
20.0% Didn’t know what to do 1
 

Remedies desired from government

100.0% Monetary compensation to family 5
 
80.0% Employment 4
 
20.0% Investigations into abuses 1
 
20.0% Criminal sanctions against those responsible 1
 
20.0% Memorial for victims 1
 
20.0% Truth commission 1
 
20.0% Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths 1
 

Year & District 

District

100.0% Patiala 5
 

Year

0.0% 1981 0
 
0.0% 1982 0
 
60.0% 1983 3
 
0.0% 1984 0
 
0.0% 1985 0
 
0.0% 1986 0
 
0.0% 1987 0
 
0.0% 1988 0
 
0.0% 1989 0
 
20.0% 1990 1
 
20.0% 1991 1
 
0.0% 1992 0
 
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