Parminder Singh

Extrajudicial execution between January 12, 1990 and January 13, 1990

Male, age 16-17

Demographics

Education

High school

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari


Photo of Parminder Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between January 12, 1990 and January 13,  1990, in Batala, by Punjab Police

Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between January 12, 1990 and January 13, 1990

Witness(es) to abduction

Co-villager

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Extrajudicial Execution between January 12, 1990 and January 13, 1990

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

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

Yes, Punjab Police, from Batala

Response by officials

No Response, Denied involvement

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation, Believed it would have been ineffective, Did not know what to do

Impact on family

Family became impoverished

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Investigations into abuses; Memorial for victims

Connected Victims

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

No

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

Yes

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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