Palwinder Singh

Extrajudicial execution on June 11, 1990

Male, age 13

Demographics

Education

Primary school

Employment

Student

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Palwinder Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on June 11, 1990, in Makhu, by Punjab Police; Central Reserve Police Force

Prior Abuse

Prior detentions

No

Extrajudicial Execution on June 11, 1990

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Condition of corpse

Bullet wounds

Security Forces Implicated

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

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Makhu

Response by officials

Victim extrajudicial execution in crossfire with militants

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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