Resham Singh

Extrajudicial execution, date unknown

Male, age 22

Demographics

Education

Primary school

Employment

Day laborer

Married

No

Religion

Sikh

Caste

Jat


Photo of Resham Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution, date unknownPunjab Police

Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between October 15, 1991 and October 16, 1991

Place of abduction

Roadside

Witness(es) to abduction

Friend

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Extrajudicial Execution, date unknown

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Balbir Singh, Punjab Police, Amritsar

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

Unknown

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies

Security officials approached

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

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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