Gurmeet Singh

Extrajudicial execution on August 2, 1988

Male, age 23


Demographics

Education

Some college

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat


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Detention

Prior detentions

Yes, 2

Prior torture

No


Detention Locations

Data forthcoming in late 2018


Extrajudicial Execution on August 2, 1988

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Cremation location

Village cremation ground, Poohli


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

1984 Indian Army attack on the Harmandir Sahib; Persecution (i.e. arbitrary arrest, torture, self-defense)


Related Incidents

Forthcoming


Remedies

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

No

Remedies desired from government

Investigations into abuses


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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