Gurpal Singh

Extrajudicial execution on May 27, 1992

Male, age 25


Demographics

Residence

Education

Middle school

Married

Yes

Children

2

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Mazbi


Photo of Gurpal Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on May 27, 1992, in Jhabal Kalan, by Punjab Police


Detention & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 1

Prior torture

Yes

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Unknown


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution on May 27, 1992

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

No


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

Yes, Punjab Police, from Jhabal Kalan

Response by officials

Extrajudicial execution [of victim] in an "encounter"

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Impact on family

Family member(s) was mentally disturbed

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment


Connected Victims

Extrajudicial executions/disappearances in family

2

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

Yes

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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