Darshan Singh

Extrajudicial execution between September 20, 1991 and September 21, 1991

Male, age 30-32


Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Shopkeeper

Married

Yes

Children

3

Religion

Sikh

Caste

Mazbi


Photo of Darshan Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between September 20, 1991 and September 21,  1991, in Raman, by Punjab Police


Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between September 20, 1991 and September 21, 1991

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Spouse; Children

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution between September 20, 1991 and September 21, 1991

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

No


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Malhi, Assistant Sub Inspector, Punjab Police, Raman

Gurtej Singh, Head Constable, Punjab Police, Raman

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 & Impact

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation, Insufficient funds

Impact on family

Family member(s) dropped out of school, Family abandoned home, Family member(s) died due to depression/shock

Remedies desired from government

Rehabilitation services to family; Employment; Truth commission


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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