Ranjit Singh

Extrajudicial execution between November 1, 1990 and December 31, 1990

Male, age 25

Demographics

Education

High school

Employment

Shopkeeper

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Ranjit Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between November 1, 1990 and December 31,  1990, in Sangrur, by Punjab Police

Prior Abuse

Prior detentions

No

Extrajudicial Execution between November 1, 1990 and December 31, 1990

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Cremation location

Village cremation ground

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

Yes, Forced

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Impact on family

Family member(s) died due to depression/shock, Family member(s) was mentally disturbed

Remedies desired from government

Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Truth commission; Memorial for victims

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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