Ajmer Singh

Extrajudicial execution on July 29, 1992

Male, age 20-22


Demographics

Education

Primary school

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Chamar


Photo of Ajmer Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on July 29, 1992, in Raman, by Punjab Police


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, July 26, 1992

Witness(es) to abduction

Co-villager; Respondent

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

No


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution on July 29, 1992

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

No


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Ram Parkash, Inspector, Punjab Police, Raman

Baljeet Singh, Sepoy, Punjab Police, Raman

Mukhtiyar Singh, Sepoy, Punjab Police, Raman

Fauja Singh, Clerk, Punjab Police, Raman

None Singh, Assistant Sub Inspector, Punjab Police, Giddarbaha

Manoj Kumar, Homegaurd, Punjab Police, Raman

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, Believed it would have been ineffective, Insufficient funds

Impact on family

Family members ran away, Family member(s) dropped out of school, Family member(s) was mentally disturbed

Remedies desired from government

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


Connected Victims

Extrajudicial executions/disappearances in family

2

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

No

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

No

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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