Gurdeep Singh

Extrajudicial execution on October 8, 1993

Male, age 35-36

Demographics

Residence

Education

Middle school

Married

Yes

Children

3

Religion

Sikh

Caste

Jat


Photo of Gurdeep Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on October 08, 1993, in Jagraon CIA Staff, Mann,  by Punjab Police; Criminal Investigation Agency, in Jagraon CIA Staff, Mann, by Punjab Police; Criminal Investigation Agency

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, October 02, 1993

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Respondent

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

Yes

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Extrajudicial Execution on October 8, 1993

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Gurmeet Singh [Pinky], Head Constable, Punjab Police, Mann

Harinder Singh [Chahal], Senior Superintendent of Police, Criminal Investigation Agency, Jagraon CIA Staff

Shiv Kumar, Deputy Superintendent of Police, Criminal Investigation Agency, Jagraon CIA Staff

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, Punjab Police, from Jagraon CIA Staff

Response by officials

Told family to go to another police station

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation, Did not know what to do

Impact on family

Family abandoned home

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses

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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