Jasvir Singh

Extrajudicial execution on October 17, 1987

Male, age 17-18

Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Jasvir Singh, victim of extrajudicial execution on October 17, 1987Central Reserve Police Force

Prior Abuse

Prior detentions

No

Extrajudicial Execution on October 17, 1987

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Cremation location

Village cremation ground

Condition of corpse

Bullet wounds

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

Yes

Reason(s) for joining militancy

General persecution of Sikhs

Remedies

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Remedies desired from government

Desire nothing from government

Family Reflections

Forthcoming


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