Joginder Singh

Extrajudicial execution between August 4, 1988 and August 5, 1988

Male, age 22-23


Demographics

Residence

Education

Primary school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Joginder Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between August 4, 1988 and August 5,  1988, in Bhulath,  by Punjab Police; Central Reserve Police Force, in Bhulath, by Punjab Police


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

Yes, 2

Prior torture

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, August 1, 1988

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Parents; Sibling; Respondent

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution between August 4, 1988 and August 5, 1988

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

No


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Harjit Singh Brar, Station House Officer, Punjab Police, Bhulath

Jaswinder Singh, Assistant Sub Inspector, Punjab Police, Bhulath

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming


Militancy Involvement

Combatant

Unknown


Related Incidents

Forthcoming


Remedies

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Bhulath

Response by officials

No Response, Denied involvement, Victim had escaped

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Truth commission


Connected Victims

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

Yes

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

No

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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