On this Day in Sikh History


Friday, May 27th, 2022 / ੧੪ ਜੇਠ, ਨਾਨਕਸ਼ਾਹੀ ੫੫੪

1710 Baba Banda Singh Bahadhur formally announced the establishment of Sikh rule at a Diwan organized in Sirhind City.
1984 Indiscriminate firing by police at Gurdwara Dukh Niwaran Sahib, Patiala.
1990ਸ਼ਹੀਦੀ   Bhai Bachittar Singh Baja (KCF) was tortured and killed by the Bathinda police in a staged encounter.
(Source: Khalsa Fatehnama – June 2015/www.1984tribute.com)
1992ਸ਼ਹੀਦੀ   Bhai Anar Singh Para (KLF) was killed in an encounter with Indian security forces near Takht Sri Hazur Sahib, Nanded.
(Source: Sikhar Soch – November 2003/www.1984tribute.com)

ਜਿਨ੍‍ ਕੇ ਬੰਕੇ ਘਰੀ ਨ ਆਇਆ ਤਿਨ੍‍ ਕਿਉ ਰੈਣਿ ਵਿਹਾਣੀ ॥੬॥ (ਆਸਾ ਮਹਲਾ ੧ - ਅੰਗ ੪੧੮)

Extrajudicial killings and disappearances in Punjab by Indian Authorities during the 1980's - 90's as documented by ENSAAF

1987Extrajudicial execution of Joga Singh
Talwan, Phillaur, Jalandhar
1987Extrajudicial execution of Mastan Singh
Kalanaur, Gurdaspur, Gurdaspur
1990Extrajudicial execution of Satnam Singh
Jalalabad, Jalalabad, Firozpur
1991Extrajudicial execution of Kartar Singh (between May 27, 1991 and May 28,1991 )
Adliwala, Ajnala, Amritsar
1992Extrajudicial execution of Anar Singh
Sankatra, Patti, Amritsar
1992Extrajudicial redition of Dilbar Singh
Raje Majra, Rupnagar, Rupnagar
1992Extrajudicial execution of Gurpal Singh
Anayatpura, Ajnala, Amritsar
1992Extrajudicial execution of Hira Singh
Anayatpura, Ajnala, Amritsar
1992Extrajudicial redition of Jasbir Singh (between May 27, 1992 and May 28,1992)
Kammonke, Baba Bakala, Amritsar
1992Extrajudicial execution of Kuldeep Singh (between May 27, 1992 and June 30,1992 )
Balsarai, Baba Bakala, Amritsar
1992Extrajudicial execution of Kulwinder Singh
Valtoha, Patti, Amritsar
1992Extrajudicial execution of Ranjit Singh
Valtoha, Patti, Amritsar
1993Extrajudicial execution of Baldev Singh
Kallah, Khadoor Sahib, Amritsar

Details of the dissapearance for hundereds of other individuals could never be fully ascertained.
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Source: ENSAAF Crimes Against Humanity in Punjab, India