Narinder Singh

Extrajudicial execution on December 8, 1987

Male, age 40


Demographics

Residence

Education

Middle school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Children

2

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat


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Detention & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 1

Prior torture

Yes


Detention Locations

Data forthcoming in late 2018


Extrajudicial Execution on December 8, 1987

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Cremation location

Village cremation ground, Sihal

Condition of corpse

Bullet wounds


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Data forthcoming in late 2018


Militancy Involvement

Combatant

Yes

Reason(s) for joining militancy

Persecution (i.e. arbitrary arrest, torture, self-defense)


Related Incidents

Forthcoming


Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Sunam

Response by officials

Admitted extrajudicial execution with no explanation, Other

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Impact on family

Family abandoned home

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment; Memorial for victims


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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