Sukhwinder Singh

Extrajudicial execution between August 31, 1992 and September 1, 1992

Male, age 26

Demographics

Education

Middle school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture, Mechanic

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Dalit/SC/BC

Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, August 28, 1992

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

No

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Extrajudicial Execution between August 31, 1992 and September 1, 1992

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

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

Unknown

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Bhogpur

Response by officials

Extrajudicial execution [of victim] in an "encounter"

Legal remedies pursued

No

Impact on family

Family member(s) was mentally disturbed, Family became impoverished

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; 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

No

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

Yes

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming

Family Reflections

Forthcoming


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