Davinder Singh

Extrajudicial execution between March 15, 1989 and March 30, 1989

Male, age 22-23


Demographics

Residence

Education

Middle school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Davinder Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between March 15, 1989 and March 30,  1989, in Amritsar,  by Punjab Police; Central Reserve Police ForcePunjab Police


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between March 15, 1989 and March 30, 1989

Place of abduction

Village fields

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution between March 15, 1989 and March 30, 1989

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

No


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

None Chaan, Inspector, Punjab Police, Amritsar

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


Remedies

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Amritsar

Response by officials

Denied involvement, Told family to go to another police station

Legal remedies pursued

No, Did not know what to do

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Rehabilitation services to family; Employment; Truth commission


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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