Harbans Singh

Extrajudicial execution on March 3, 1993

Male, age 27-28

Demographics

Education

Middle school

Employment

Day laborer

Married

Yes

Children

0

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Harbans Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on March 03, 1993, in Mann, Jagraon, by Punjab Police

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

Yes, 4

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between February 27, 1993 and February 28, 1993

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Extrajudicial Execution on March 3, 1993

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Body disposal by security forces

Cremated the body

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Sohan Singh, Assistant Sub Inspector, Punjab Police, Mann

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

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Impact on family

Family member(s) died due to depression/shock

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses; Memorial for victims

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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