Sadha Singh

Extrajudicial execution on August 31, 1992

Male, age 26


Demographics

Education

Middle school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Sadha Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on August 31, 1992, in Valtoha, Harike, Algon, by Punjab Police


Detention

Prior detentions

Yes, 1


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution on August 31, 1992

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Body disposal by security forces

Cremated the body

Cremation location

Municipal cremation ground


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming


Militancy Involvement

Combatant

Yes

Reason(s) for joining militancy

1984 Indian Army attack on the Harmandir Sahib


Related Incidents

Forthcoming


Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Impact on family

Family member(s) dropped out of school, Family member(s) died due to depression/shock

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Rehabilitation services to family; Employment


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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