Jaswant Singh

Extrajudicial execution on August 24, 1989

Male, age 27-28

Demographics

Education

High school

Employment

Farmer/agriculture

Married

Yes

Children

1

Religion

Sikh, Amritdhari

Caste

Jat

Detention & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 2

Prior torture

Yes

Extrajudicial Execution on August 24, 1989

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Cremation location

Village cremation ground

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

Yes

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

Yes, Punjab Police, from Dehlon

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation

Remedies desired from government

Desire nothing from government

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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