Tajinder Singh

Extrajudicial execution between September 7, 1992 and September 12, 1992

Male, age 22

Demographics

Education

College degree

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Tajinder Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution between September 7, 1992 and September 12,  1992, in Manochahal, Jhabal Kalan, Tarn Taran, Tarn Taran CRPF Camp,  by Punjab Police; Central Reserve Police Force; Black cat, in Tarn Taran, by Punjab Police

Abduction & Detention

Prior detentions

No

Abduction preceding extrajudicial execution

Yes, September 07, 1992

Place of abduction

Victim's residence

Witness(es) to abduction

Spouse; Parents; Grandparent; Cousin; Aunt/uncle

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 7, 1992 and September 12, 1992

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

No

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in abduction

Officials involved in abduction

Khubi Ram, CRPF, Tarn Taran CRPF Camp

Ajit Singh Sandhu, Senior Superintendent of Police, Punjab Police, Tarn Taran

Inderjit Singh [Jinda], Black cat, Manochahal

Gurmeet Singh, Deputy Superintendent of Police, Punjab Police, Manochahal

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

Yes, Forced

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Tarn Taran

Remedies desired from government

Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Memorial for victims

Connected Victims

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of abduction

Yes

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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