Darshan Singh

Extrajudicial execution between December 1, 1991 and December 31, 1991

Male, age 29

Demographics

Education

High school

Married

No

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat

Detention & Torture

Prior detentions

Yes, 7-8

Prior torture

Yes

Extrajudicial Execution between December 1, 1991 and December 31, 1991

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Cremation location

Village cremation ground

Condition of corpse

Bruises; Broken bones

Security Forces Implicated

Forces involved in extrajudicial execution

Officials involved in extrajudicial execution

Additional data forthcoming

Militancy Involvement

Combatant

No

Militant support provided

No

Related Incidents

Forthcoming

Remedies & Impact

Security officials approached

No

Legal remedies pursued

No, Afraid of retaliation, Believed it would have been ineffective

Impact on family

Family member(s) dropped out of school, Family member(s) died due to depression/shock, Family member(s) was mentally disturbed

Remedies desired from government

Monetary compensation to family; Employment; Investigations into abuses; Memorial for victims

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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