Juzar Singh

Extrajudicial execution between July 3, 1992 and July 5, 1992

Male, age 24-25

Demographics

Education

High school

Married

Yes

Children

1

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari


Photo of Juzar Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between July 3, 1992 and July 5,  1992Punjab Police

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, June 17, 1992

Place of abduction

Police station

Security officials uniformed

Yes

Detention Locations

Additional data forthcoming

Extrajudicial Execution between July 3, 1992 and July 5, 1992

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes, but forced immediate cremation

Cremation location

Municipal cremation ground

Condition of corpse

Bullet wounds

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Sukhdev Singh Chhina, Superintendent of Police, Punjab Police, Amritsar

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

No

Remedies

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

Yes

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Employment; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses

Family Reflections

Forthcoming


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