Surinder Singh

Extrajudicial execution on July 31, 1989

Male, age 24

Demographics

Education

Primary school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Children

1

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari


Photo of Surinder Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on July 31, 1989, in Amritsar, by Central Reserve Police Force

Prior Abuse

Prior detentions

No

Extrajudicial Execution on July 31, 1989

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Cremation location

Village cremation ground

Condition of corpse

Bullet wounds; Burn marks

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 & Impact

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Impact on family

Family member(s) died due to depression/shock

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Memorial for victims

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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