Gurmej Singh

Extrajudicial execution between June 1, 1990 and July 31, 1990

Male, age 21-22

Demographics

Education

High school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture, Unemployed

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between June 1, 1990 and July 31, 1990

Place of abduction

Friend/relative's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Sibling

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

Yes

Security officials uniformed

No

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Extrajudicial Execution between June 1, 1990 and July 31, 1990

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Ballu, Black cat, Amritsar

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

Yes

Reason(s) for joining militancy

General persecution of Sikhs

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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