Jagtar Singh

Extrajudicial execution on September 29, 1992

Male, age 22

Demographics

Education

High school

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari


Photo of Jagtar Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on September 29, 1992, in Gurdaspur, by Punjab Police

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, September 24, 1992

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Parents

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

Yes

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Demands by security forces

Money

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Extrajudicial Execution on September 29, 1992

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Body disposal by security forces

Cremated the body

Cremation location

Municipal cremation ground

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Mohinder Singh, Station House Officer, Punjab Police, Gurdaspur

Manmohan Singh, Assistant Sub Inspector, Punjab Police, Gurdaspur

Ram Singh, Assistant Sub Inspector, Punjab Police, Gurdaspur

Basant Singh, Assistant Sub Inspector, Punjab Police, Gurdaspur

Harjinder Singh, Head Constable, Punjab Police, Gurdaspur

Baldev Singh, Constable, Punjab Police, Gurdaspur

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

Response by officials

No Response

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Impact on family

Family member(s) died due to depression/shock

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family

Connected Victims

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

No

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

Yes

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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