Devinder Singh

Extrajudicial execution on September 18, 1999

Male, age 27


Demographics

Education

Primary school

Employment

Driver (bus/truck/car)

Married

No

Religion

Sikh

Caste

Jat


Photo of Devinder Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on September 18, 1999, in Rupnagar CIA Staff, Rupnagar, Anandpur Sahib,  by Punjab Police; Criminal Investigation Agency, in Rupnagar CIA Staff, Rupnagar, Anandpur Sahib, by Punjab Police; Criminal Investigation Agency


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, September 18, 1999

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Parents; Sibling

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

Yes

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution on September 18, 1999

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Cremation location

Village cremation ground


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Malwinder Singh [Malli], Sub Inspector, Punjab Police, Rupnagar

Manjit Singh, Constable, Punjab Police, Rupnagar

Gurcharan Singh, Constable, Punjab Police, Rupnagar

Sant Singh, Ex-SPO (Special Police Officer)

Didar Singh, Inspector, Punjab Police, Anandpur Sahib

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

Truth commission


Connected Victims

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

Yes

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

No

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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