Rawinderpal Singh

Extrajudicial execution on June 9, 1993

Male, age 21-22

Demographics

Education

Graduate diploma

Employment

Student

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Rawinderpal Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on June 09, 1993, in Sidhwan Bet, by Punjab Police

Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, May 09, 1993

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Parents; Children; Grandparent; Respondent

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

Yes

Security officials uniformed

No

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Extrajudicial Execution on June 9, 1993

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Darshan Singh, Station House Officer, Punjab Police, Sidhwan Bet

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 & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Same as officials involved in abduction/extrajudicial execution, from Siarh Interrogation Center

Response by officials

Denied involvement

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation, Believed it would have been ineffective

Impact on family

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

Remedies desired from government

Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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