Surjeet Singh

Extrajudicial execution on March 15, 1990

Male, age 26

Demographics

Education

Middle school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Children

0

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Surjeet Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on March 15, 1990Punjab Police; Central Reserve Police Force

Detention & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 5

Prior torture

Yes

Extrajudicial Execution on March 15, 1990

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

Yes

Reason(s) for joining militancy

1984 Indian Army attack on the Harmandir Sahib

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment; Truth commission; Memorial for victims

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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