Ranbir Singh

Extrajudicial execution between September 5, 1988 and September 13, 1988

Male, age 33


Demographics

Education

High school

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari


Photo of Ranbir Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between September 5, 1988 and September 13,  1988, in Jalandhar,  by Criminal Investigation Agency, in Kapurthala, by Criminal Investigation Agency


Abduction, Detention, & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 1

Prior torture

Yes

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, around August 30, 1988

Place of abduction

Bus station/stand

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Demands by security forces

Money

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No


Detention Locations

Data forthcoming in late 2018


Extrajudicial Execution between September 5, 1988 and September 13, 1988

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

No


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

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


Related Incidents

Forthcoming


Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, CRPF, Criminal Investigation Agency, from Jalandhar, Kapurthala

Response by officials

Denied involvement

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation, Believed it would have been ineffective, Insufficient funds

Impact on family

Family member(s) was mentally disturbed

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Rehabilitation services to family; Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Employment; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses; Memorial for victims


Connected Victims

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

Yes

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

No

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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