Kashmir Singh

Extrajudicial execution between September 12, 1990 and September 20, 1990

Male, age 32-35


Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Children

2

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Kashmir Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between September 12, 1990 and September 20,  1990, in Saidpur BSF Post, Lopoke,  by Punjab Police; Border Security Force, in Saidpur BSF Post, Lopoke, by Punjab Police; Border Security Force


Abduction & Detention

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between August 12, 1990 and August 20, 1990

Place of abduction

Village fields

Witness(es) to abduction

Spouse; Parents; Cousin

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Victim presented before judge/magistrate

No


Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming


Extrajudicial Execution between September 12, 1990 and September 20, 1990

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Condition of corpse

Bruises; Cuts/wounds; Broken bones; Missing hair from head or face; Missing fingernails; Burn marks


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Sardul Singh, BSF

Dharam Singh, Station House Officer, Punjab Police, Lopoke

Simranjit Singh, Assistant Sub Inspector, Punjab Police, Lopoke

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming


Militancy Involvement

Combatant

Unknown


Related Incidents

Forthcoming


Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, BSF, from Lopoke, Amritsar

Response by officials

Denied involvement, Told family to go to another police station

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


Connected Victims

Extrajudicial executions/disappearances in family

2

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

Yes

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

No

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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