Raj Singh

Extrajudicial execution between August 15, 1988 and September 15, 1988

Male, age 30-35


Demographics

Education

Middle school

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Dalit/SC/BC


Detention & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 4-5

Prior torture

Yes


Detention Locations

Data forthcoming in late 2018


Extrajudicial Execution between August 15, 1988 and September 15, 1988

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

No


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

Persecution (i.e. arbitrary arrest, torture, self-defense)


Related Incidents

Forthcoming


Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Ghal Kalan

Response by officials

No Response

Legal remedies pursued

No

Impact on family

Family member(s) dropped out of school, Family abandoned home

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Employment; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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