Parminder Pal Singh

Extrajudicial execution on April 2, 1987

Male, age 21-22


Demographics

Education

Some college

Employment

Student

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari


Photo of Parminder Pal Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on April 2, 1987, in Gurdaspur, by Punjab Police


Abduction

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between March 31, 1987 and April 1, 1987

Witness(es) to abduction

Friend

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution on April 2, 1987

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 abduction

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

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

No

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Employment; Truth commission


Connected Victims

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

No

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

Yes

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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