On Tuesday, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj told the Rajya Sabha that 39 Indians who had gone missing in 2014, had been killed by the Islamic State.
She noted that their bodies had been spotted using deep penetration radar. The bodies were then exhumed from mass graves and their identities confirmed by DNA tests, she added.
Firstpost was able to access a list of 27 deceased who have been identified so far. Of these, 22 were from Punjab, three from Himachal Pradesh and two from Bihar.
The list provided by sources in the Ministry of External Affairs follows:
|S No||Name||Father's Name||City of Origin|
|1||Manjinder Singh||Hardeep Singh||Bhoewal (Amritsar)|
|2||Jatinder Singh||Balkar Singh||Sialka (Amritsar)|
|3||Harsimaranjit Singh||Tarsem Singh||Babowal (Amritsar)|
|4||Sonu||Shira||Chwinda Devi (Amritsar)|
|5||Gurcharan Singh||Sardara Singh||Jalal Usman (Amritsar)|
|6||Kawaljit Singh||Harbhajan Singh||Roopawali PO - Bholeke Batala (Gurdaspur)|
|7||Nishan Singh||Gurmej Singh||Sangoana, PO-Kamanpur, Teh-Ajanala (Amritsar)|
|8||Harish Kumar||Satpal Singh||Batala (Gurdaspur)|
|9||Gobinder Singh||Baldinder Singh||Murar, PO-Hamira (Kapurthala)|
|10||Malkit Singh||Sukhdev Singh||Tilianwala Batal (Gurdaspur)|
|11||Ranjit Singh||Balwinder Singh||Manawala, The-Ajnala (Amritsar)|
|12||Dharminder Kumar||Raj Kumar||Talwandi Jhira PO-Bhullar, Teh-Batala (Gurdaspur)|
|13||Balwant Rai||Ronki Ram||Dhadde (Jalandhar)|
|14||Kamaljit Singh||Prem Singh||Choni Kalan (Hoshiarpur)|
|15||Gurdeep Singh||Mukhtar Singh||Jaidpur (Hoshiarpur)|
|16||Kulwinder||Jagdish Kumar||Khanke (Bhogpur)|
|17||Roop Lal||Gurdev Lal||Bath Kalan, Nakoder|
|18||Surjit Mainka||Hans Raj||Churuwali (Jalandhar)|
|19||Dawinder Singh||Kewal Singh||Chak Desh Raj (Jalandhar)|
|20||Parvinder Kumar||Jeet Ram||Jagatpur|
|21||Pritpal Sharma||Sadha Singh||Dhuri|
|23||Aman Kumar||Himachal Pradesh|
|25||Sandeep Kumar||Himachal Pradesh|
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Updated Date: Mar 20, 2018 13:21:41 IST