Kashmir Singh

Extrajudicial execution between April 5, 1995 and August 5, 1995

Male, age 55

Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Children

4

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Kashmir Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between April 5, 1995 and August 5,  1995, in Naushehra Pannuan, Sarhali Kalan, by Punjab Police

Abduction, Detention, & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 15

Prior torture

Yes

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, April 05, 1995

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Spouse; Friend; Co-villager

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Extrajudicial Execution between April 5, 1995 and August 5, 1995

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Jaswant Singh, Assistant Sub Inspector, Punjab Police, Naushehra Pannuan

Avtar Singh, Assistant Sub Inspector, Punjab Police, Naushehra Pannuan

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

Yes, Voluntary

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Sarhali Kalan, Tarn Taran

Response by officials

Denied involvement

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Impact on family

Family abandoned home

Remedies desired from government

Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Truth commission

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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