Sukhwinder Singh

Extrajudicial execution between December 1, 1993 and December 31, 1993

Male, age 15


Demographics

Education

Middle school

Married

No

Religion

Sikh

Caste

Jat


Photo of Sukhwinder Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between December 1, 1993 and December 31,  1993Punjab Police


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between November 30, 1993 and December 30, 1993

Witness(es) to abduction

Co-villager; Respondent

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution between December 1, 1993 and December 31, 1993

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

No


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Swaran Singh [Ghotna], Senior Superintendent of Police, Punjab Police, Jagraon

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

Yes, Criminal Investigation Agency, from Jagraon CIA Staff

Response by officials

Denied involvement

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Truth commission


Connected Victims

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

Yes

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

Yes

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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