Prabjot Singh

Extrajudicial execution between August 17, 1992 and August 18, 1992

Male, age 22

Demographics

Education

High school

Married

No

Religion

Sikh

Caste

Jat


Photo of Prabjot Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between August 17, 1992 and August 18,  1992, in Tarn Taran, by Punjab Police

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, July 24, 1992

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Parents

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

Yes

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Demands by security forces

Money

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Extrajudicial Execution between August 17, 1992 and August 18, 1992

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Gurnam Singh, Assistant Sub Inspector, Punjab Police, Tarn Taran CIA Staff

Gurmeet Singh, Deputy Superintendent of Police, Punjab Police, Tarn Taran CIA Staff

Gurdev Singh, Inspector, Punjab Police, Tarn Taran CIA Staff

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

No

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies

Security officials approached

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

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Investigations into abuses

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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