Jaswinderpal Singh

Extrajudicial execution between September 1, 1988 and October 31, 1988

Male, age 31


Demographics

Education

High school

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Khatri


Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

Yes, 4

Prior torture

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, between September 1, 1988 and October 31, 1988

Security officials informed witnesses about destination

No


Detention Locations

Data forthcoming in late 2018


Extrajudicial Execution between September 1, 1988 and October 31, 1988

Additional data forthcoming


Body Disposal

Body returned

No


Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Data forthcoming in late 2018


Militancy Involvement

Combatant

Yes

Reason(s) for joining militancy

1984 Indian Army attack on the Harmandir Sahib; Persecution of a family member or a friend; Supported the goals of the militancy movement


Related Incidents

Forthcoming


Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation, Insufficient funds

Impact on family

Family abandoned home

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment; Truth commission


Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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