Sukhdev Singh

Extrajudicial execution between December 18, 1992 and December 19, 1992

Male, age 20

Demographics

Education

Middle school

Employment

Day laborer

Married

Yes

Children

0

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Mazbi


Photo of Sukhdev Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between December 18, 1992 and December 19,  1992Punjab Police

Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between December 16, 1992 and December 17, 1992

Place of abduction

Roadside

Witness(es) to abduction

Sibling; Friend

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Extrajudicial Execution between December 18, 1992 and December 19, 1992

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Cremation location

Municipal cremation ground

Condition of corpse

Bruises; Bullet wounds; Cuts/wounds; Broken bones; Missing fingernails

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Tera, Station House Officer, Punjab Police, Amritsar

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

Yes, Voluntary

Remedies

Security officials approached

Yes, Same as officials involved in abduction/extrajudicial execution, from Amritsar

Response by officials

Denied involvement

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment

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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