Avtar Singh

Extrajudicial execution between January 1, 1987 and December 31, 1987

Male, age 30-35


Demographics

Education

Middle school

Married

Yes

Children

4

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between January 1, 1987 and December 31, 1987

Place of abduction

Village fields

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution between January 1, 1987 and December 31, 1987

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

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming


Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

No


Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, CRPF, from Fatehabad

Response by officials

No Response, Denied involvement

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment; Truth commission


Connected Victims

Extrajudicial executions/disappearances in family

2

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

Unknown

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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