Parminder Singh

Extrajudicial execution on August 31, 1987

Male, age 31

Demographics

Education

College degree

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Parminder Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on August 31, 1987, in Gurdaspur, by Border Security Force

Prior Abuse

Prior detentions

No

Extrajudicial Execution on August 31, 1987

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Condition of corpse

Bullet wounds

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

No

Remedies

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Gurdaspur

Response by officials

No Response

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Rehabilitation services to family; Truth commission; Memorial for victims

Family Reflections

Forthcoming


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