Dalbir Singh

Extrajudicial execution between September 1, 1988 and October 31, 1988

Male, age 26-27


Demographics

Education

Middle school

Married

Yes

Children

1

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari


Photo of Dalbir Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between September 1, 1988 and October 31,  1988, in Batala, by Punjab Police


Abduction, Detention, & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 3

Prior torture

Yes

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between September 1, 1988 and October 31, 1988

Witness(es) to abduction

Sibling

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No


Detention Locations

Data forthcoming in late 2018


Extrajudicial Execution between September 1, 1988 and October 31, 1988

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

No


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Gobind Ram, Senior Superintendent of Police, Punjab Police, Faridkot

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Data forthcoming in late 2018


Militancy Involvement

Combatant

Yes


Related Incidents

Forthcoming


Remedies

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation, Insufficient funds

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Employment


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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