Satnam Singh

Extrajudicial execution between August 1, 1988 and September 30, 1988

Male, age 24


Demographics

Education

High school

Married

Yes

Children

1

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari


Photo of Satnam Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between August 1, 1988 and September 30,  1988, in Jandiala, by Punjab Police


Detention & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 2

Prior torture

Yes


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution between August 1, 1988 and September 30, 1988

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Condition of corpse

Bullet wounds


Security Forces Implicated

Officials involved in abduction

None Suri, Inspector, Punjab Police, Jandiala

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming


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

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Impact on family

Family abandoned home

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Employment; Truth commission


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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