Jaswant Singh

Extrajudicial execution between April 10, 1993 and May 20, 1993

Male, age 18


Demographics

Education

High school

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari


Photo of Jaswant Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between April 10, 1993 and May 20,  1993, in Dhilwan, Kapurthala, by Punjab Police


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

Yes, 1

Prior torture

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between April 10, 1993 and May 20, 1993

Place of abduction

Police station

Witness(es) to abduction

Parents

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution between April 10, 1993 and May 20, 1993

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

Wassan Singh, Station House Officer, Punjab Police, Amritsar

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

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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