Raghbir Singh

Extrajudicial execution on July 31, 1987

Male, age 20-21


Demographics

Education

Some college

Employment

Farmer/agriculture, Student

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Raghbir Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on July 31, 1987, in Nakodar, by Punjab Police


Detention

Prior detentions

Yes, 1

Prior torture

No


Detention Locations

Data forthcoming in late 2018


Extrajudicial Execution on July 31, 1987

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Body disposal by security forces

Cremated the body

Cremation location

Municipal cremation ground, Nakodar


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Data forthcoming in late 2018


Militancy Involvement

Combatant

Yes

Reason(s) for joining militancy

1984 Indian Army attack on the Harmandir Sahib; Supported the goals of the militancy movement


Related Incidents

Forthcoming


Remedies

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Believed it would have been ineffective

Remedies desired from government

Desire nothing from government


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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