Lakhwinder Singh

Extrajudicial execution on February 13, 1991

Male, age 25-30


Demographics

Education

High school

Married

Yes

Children

1

Religion

Sikh

Caste

Jat


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, January 28, 1991

Place of abduction

Police station

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

Yes


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution on February 13, 1991

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Body disposal by security forces

Dumped body in canal/river


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

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 Amritsar Mal Mandi Interrogation Center

Response by officials

No Response

Legal remedies pursued

No, Did not know what to do

Impact on family

Family member(s) dropped out of school, Family abandoned home

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Employment; Truth commission


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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