Gurjeet Singh

Extrajudicial execution between August 1, 1989 and August 10, 1989

Male, age 26

Demographics

Residence

Education

Middle school

Employment

Day laborer

Married

Yes

Children

0

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Khatri


Photo of Gurjeet Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between August 1, 1989 and August 10,  1989Punjab Police

Abduction, Detention, & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 1

Prior torture

Yes

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between August 1, 1989 and August 10, 1989

Place of abduction

Bus station/stand

Witness(es) to abduction

Co-villager

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Extrajudicial Execution between August 1, 1989 and August 10, 1989

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

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, Punjab Police, from Amritsar

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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