Gurbachan Singh

Extrajudicial execution between January 1, 1986 and January 1, 1987

Male, age 39-42


Demographics

Education

Middle school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Children

4

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Gurbachan Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between January 1, 1986 and January 1,  1987 by Border Security ForceBorder Security Force


Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between January 1, 1986 and January 1, 1987

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Co-villager

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution between January 1, 1986 and January 1, 1987

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Cremation location

Village cremation ground, Gahlari


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

BSF

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

BSF

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming


Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

No


Related Incidents

Forthcoming


Remedies

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

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

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family


Connected Victims

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

Yes

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

Yes

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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