Harjinder Kaur

Extrajudicial execution on August 11, 1992

Female, age 33-34

Demographics

Education

No education

Employment

Housewife

Married

Yes

Children

2

Religion

Sikh, Kesdhari

Caste

Jat


Photo of Harjinder Kaur, victim of extrajudicial execution on August 11, 1992, in Sudhar, Dehlon, by Punjab Police

Prior Abuse

Prior detentions

No

Extrajudicial Execution on August 11, 1992

Additional data forthcoming

Body Disposal

Body returned

Yes

Cremation location

Village cremation ground

Condition of corpse

Bruises; Broken bones; Missing hair from head or face

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

Yes

Impact on family

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

Remedies desired from government

Public acknowledgement of wrongful deaths; Criminal prosecution of those responsible; Employment; Truth commission; Investigations into abuses; Memorial for victims

Connected Victims

Extrajudicial executions/disappearances in family

2

Genuine encounters in family

No

Co-victims of extrajudicial execution

No

Links to co-victim profiles forthcoming

Family Reflections

Forthcoming

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