Sahib Singh

Extrajudicial execution on July 27, 1990

Male, age 28-30


Demographics

Education

High school

Employment

Mechanic

Married

Yes

Children

0

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Sahib Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on July 27, 1990, in Amritsar, by Punjab Police


Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, July 27, 1990

Place of abduction

Roadside


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution on July 27, 1990

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Cremation location

Village cremation ground

Condition of corpse

Bruises


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming


Militancy Involvement

Combatant

Yes

Reason(s) for joining militancy

Supported the goals of the militancy movement


Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Amritsar

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Impact on family

Family abandoned home

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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