Harpinder Singh

Extrajudicial execution between January 1, 1991 and January 31, 1991

Male, age 20-21


Demographics

Residence

Education

No education

Employment

Day laborer

Married

No

Religion

Sikh

Caste

Dalit/SC/BC


Photo of Harpinder Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between January 1, 1991 and January 31,  1991, in Tarn Taran, Jhabal Kalan,  by Punjab Police; Central Reserve Police Force; Army, in Jhabal Kalan, by Punjab Police


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between January 1, 1991 and January 31, 1991

Place of abduction

Village fields

Witness(es) to abduction

Co-villager

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution between January 1, 1991 and January 31, 1991

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

No


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Suba Sirhind, Station House Officer, Punjab Police, Jhabal Kalan

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

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Jhabal Kalan

Response by officials

Admitted extrajudicial execution with no explanation

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Rehabilitation services to family; Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Memorial for victims


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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