Lashkar Singh

Extrajudicial execution between October 1, 1993 and February 28, 1994

Male, age 24

Demographics

Education

Primary school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat

Abduction, Detention, & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 1

Prior torture

Yes

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between April 1, 1992 and April 30, 1992

Place of abduction

Roadside

Demands by security forces

Information about another person

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Extrajudicial Execution between October 1, 1993 and February 28, 1994

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Body disposal by security forces

Dumped body in canal/river

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Harmanbir Singh, Station House Officer, Punjab Police, Kartarpur

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Ranbir Singh Khatra, Superintendent of Police, Punjab Police, Tarn Taran

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

Yes

Reason(s) for joining militancy

General persecution of Sikhs

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Tarn Taran, Kang

Response by officials

Admitted extrajudicial execution with no explanation

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Impact on family

Family member(s) died due to depression/shock

Remedies desired from government

Truth commission

Family Reflections

Forthcoming


Note: Subdistrict and district boundaries are based on the 2001 census. Read more about our methodology.