Amrik Singh

Extrajudicial execution on June 11, 1986

Male, age 19


Demographics

Education

High school

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Mazbi


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, June 11, 1986

Witness(es) to abduction

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 on June 11, 1986

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Cremation location

Municipal cremation ground, Amritsar

Condition of corpse

Bullet wounds


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

, CRPF

Officials involved in abduction

Balwant Singh, Sub Inspector, CRPF,

Hawa Singh, Sub Inspector, CRPF,

Naresh Kumar, Constable, CRPF,

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

, CRPF

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 Amritsar

Response by officials

None

Legal remedies pursued

No, Believed it would have been ineffective

Remedies desired from government

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


Connected Victims

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

Yes

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

Yes

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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