Gurmail Singh

Extrajudicial execution between July 28, 1993 and August 1, 1993

Male, age 22-24


Demographics

Education

High school

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Chamar


Photo of Gurmail Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between July 28, 1993 and August 1,  1993, in Raman,  by Punjab Police; Black cat, in Raman, by Punjab Police


Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, July 28, 1993

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Parents; Co-villager

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

Yes

Judge/magistrate result

Police custody/remand


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution between July 28, 1993 and August 1, 1993

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

No


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Mahinderpal Singh, Inspector, Punjab Police, Raman

Manoj Kumar, Homeguard, 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, Believed it would have been ineffective, Insufficient funds

Impact on family

Family members ran away, Family member(s) dropped out of school, Family member(s) was mentally disturbed

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses


Connected Victims

Extrajudicial executions/disappearances in family

2

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

No

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

No

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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