Gajjan Singh

Extrajudicial execution on July 18, 1984

Male, age 36

Demographics

Education

High school

Married

Yes

Children

1

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Gajjan Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on July 18, 1984, in Chak Sikandar 38th Battalion CRPF Camp, by Central Reserve Police Force

Prior Abuse

Prior detentions

No

Extrajudicial Execution on July 18, 1984

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Condition of corpse

Bullet wounds; Broken bones

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

No

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Believed it would have been ineffective

Impact on family

Family member(s) was mentally disturbed

Remedies desired from government

Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Employment

Family Reflections

Forthcoming


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