Gurbachan Singh

Extrajudicial execution on June 5, 1984

Male, age 35


Demographics

Education

Graduate diploma

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Prior Abuse

Prior detentions

No


Detention Locations

Data forthcoming in late 2018


Extrajudicial Execution on June 5, 1984

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Cremation location

Village cremation ground, Tur

Condition of corpse

Bullet wounds


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Data forthcoming in late 2018


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

Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses; Memorial for victims


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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