Ajit Singh

Extrajudicial execution between May 1, 1986 and July 30, 1987

Male, age 23-24


Demographics

Education

Middle school

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat


Detention & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 3-4

Prior torture

Yes


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution between May 1, 1986 and July 30, 1987

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Cremation location

Village cremation ground, Manne Majra


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming


Militancy Involvement

Combatant

Yes

Reason(s) for joining militancy

1984 Indian Army attack on the Harmandir Sahib; Persecution of a family member or a friend; General persecution of Sikhs


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; Rehabilitation services to family; Employment; Investigations into abuses


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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